Observation 205896: Cyathus Haller

When: 2015-06-05

Collection location: Silver Fork road, Eldorado National Forest, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

Growing on scat of (?) in conifer wood @ ~ 6100 ft.
Fruit bodies cushion shaped, ~ 4 mm across, slightly scaly.
Eggs ~ 1-1.5 mm dia., whitish.
Spores ~ 9.1-13.8(15.4) X 5.3-7.1 microns, shapes very variable.
Closest match seems to be Cyathus pygmaceus but spores not wide enough and colors are too light, esp. for inner cup.

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