Observation 185845: Lasiobolus ciliatus
When: 2014-10-17
( 3100m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On cow dung. Tiny orange cups with tiny hairs. The larger, greenish cups are a different species (Ascobolus).

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Proposed Names

48% (2)
Recognized by sight: apothecia orange, tiny, margin ringed with hyaline hairs. on dung.
Used references: Dung Fungi; an illustrated guide to the coprophilous fungi of New Zealand.
3% (2)
Recognized by sight: The green cups
45% (2)
Recognized by sight
87% (1)
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Used references: Tanya Raymundo

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Two or more species
By: Nicolas VAN VOOREN (NicoV)
2015-06-27 12:19:59 CDT (-0400)

On the photographs, it’s possible to see typical young specimens of Ascobolus furfuraceus. The other orange species, with hyaline hairs are a Lasiobolus, but impossible to determine with the naked eye.

micro needed
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-12-29 08:15:42 CST (-0500)

to ID to genus

this should be split
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-10-27 15:09:06 CDT (-0400)

into two observations

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