Observation 199364: Gymnopilus P. Karst.
When: 2015-02-20
( 1600m)
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

-24% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
69% (3)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: partial veil not present in Callistosporium

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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“there is really no use in taking a picture of Gymnopilus and expecting a solid identification.”
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-02-22 22:56:05 CET (+0100)

sounds to me like “don’t bother posting if you don’t have a specimen,” which is an opinion not shared by the site. if that wasn’t what you meant.

a: I apologize

and

b: consider rewording what you intend to have taken lightheartedly

Also…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2015-02-22 21:51:48 CET (+0100)

“pet genus…”

is that because i am interested in it and choose to study it?

or because i feed it and give it water and let it sleep on my chest like my cat…

just curious as to what your point is?

because from my perspective…you dont have one.

what the hell are you talking about…??
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2015-02-22 21:47:01 CET (+0100)

i think my comment was very nice.
perhaps, you need to reevaluate your opinion of “criticism.”

i was simply making a suggestion and a joke.

if you cannot comprehend that concept…i don’t know what to tell you.

there are no stated expectations
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-02-22 21:16:36 CET (+0100)

anywhere in this observation, on the part of the uploader or anyone else, on the subject of “solid identifications.” there is plenty of use in taking pictures of fungi, particularly fungi from Colombia, with or without a specimen. getting biological material out of Colombia is considerably more difficult than taking a picture of Colombian fungi.

i find the insinuation that Atlides has somehow slacked off or trespassed upon your pet genus needlessly antagonistic. less than perfect documentation is a welcome and necessary part of the site.

did you…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2015-02-21 07:29:50 CET (+0100)

keep any of these…?
if you can collect in the future i would appreciate it.
there is really no use in taking a picture of Gymnopilus and expecting a solid identification.
at the very least, you should collect for your own sanity.

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