Observation 183128: Scutellinia scutellata group
When: 2014-10-11
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found on wet, rotting hardwood (most likely aspen given standing trees); somebody figure this species out so we can give these specimens proper names!

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Proposed Names

55% (1)
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Used references: Denison, W.C. 1959. Some species of the genus Scutellinia. Mycologia 51(5): 605-635; Fungi of Switzerland Vol. 1
Based on microscopic features: Long root hairs that are over 1mm long, shorter hairs on the lower surface; spore size

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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