Observation 197717: Wynnea americana Thaxt.

When: 2015-02-01

Collection location: Finca Dos Lados Reforestation Project, Trojas, valverde vega, alajuela, Costa Rica [Click for map]

10.1042° 84.1744° 1873m

Who: Sara p clark (Fincadoslados)

No specimen available

9 cm across by 6, 5 cm tall, had at least two fibrous rooting members in the soil, may have been something deeper, I got about 6 cm of it. Chestnut brown on outer surface, reddish brown on fruting inner surface. Growing in oak cloud forest on the ground. About 35 individual “ears”

Proposed Names

26% (1)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Ascos of Switzerland, Fungi of CR and Mushrooms Demystified
91% (2)
Recognized by sight
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: clustered growth, reddish-brown color

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Randy Longnecker (Randy L.)
2015-02-01 20:28:33 PST (-0800)

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