Observation 21269: Lepidoptera
When: 2009-05-24
Collection location: Japan [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-04-12 02:32:00 CDT (-0400)

the likes of “moving” entomopathogens before (http://mushroomobserver.org/49723). as cool as it would be to discover a breed of Cordyceps zombies, stromata and all, ambulation in the “host” has a tendency to rule out entomopathogenic infection.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-05-24 14:38:42 CDT (-0400)

Woah, what is that?! The caterpillar seems alive, and not particularly attached to what I am assuming is the mushroom… But the mushroom does sort of look like an entomopathogenic fungi.

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