Observation 204922: Scutellinia (Cooke) Lambotte
When: 2015-05-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Fruiting gregariously on soggy, rotten fallen tree trunk.


Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas
Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas
Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas

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Used references: Kuo, Mushrooms of the Midwest, p. 357
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Nicholas, Thanks for letting me know.
By: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)
2015-07-08 03:12:30 AEST (+1000)
Under water
By: Nicolas VAN VOOREN (NicoV)
2015-07-07 18:11:10 AEST (+1000)

The hairs of Scutellinia species are deeply rooted in the excipulum, so their density cannot be influenced by external factors.

Nicolas, thanks for looking at my observation. The area where these specimens were
By: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)
2015-07-07 00:36:18 AEST (+1000)

collected had been under water for several days due to river flooding. Do you think that could account for the sparse hairs?

Hairs too sparse
By: Malcolm (Flaxton)
2015-07-03 22:08:42 AEST (+1000)

Although it looks to have relatively long hairs they look too sparse for S scutellata.

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