Observation 200577: Sporophagomyces K. Põldmaa & Samuels

When: 2015-03-02

Collection location: Sendero Macuco, Parque Nacional Iguazú, Misiones, Argentina [Click for map]

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

No specimen available

a very strange and very happy hyperparasite spreading out along the pore surface of a Ganoderma sp., utterly unlike the simpler, smoother mantles I have observed covering the pore layers of other Neotropical polypores.

Substrate: on hymenium of various Ganoderma fruiting bodies (see Observation 200576)

Habitat: public park trail

Ecoregion: Alta Paraná Atlantic Forests (NT0150)

Collectors: E. Grassi, D. Newman, V. Silva & V. Vignale

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