Observation 21688: Hypomyces (Fr.) Tul. & C. Tul.
When: 2009-05-31
Herbarium specimen reported
0 Sequences

Seemed to have a somewhat viscid cap. Pleasant mushroomy odor. Growing near pine at 4400 feet.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: hey, it’s yellow, and on a bolete.
no obvious perithecia, but it is just starting to grow over its host.

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hey, it’s yellow, and on a bolete, but…
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-12-16 21:11:19 CST (-0600)

That doesn’t make it Hypomyces chrysospermus. H. microspermus is far more common in CA then chryso-s, plus there are some Hypomyces which occur on Suillus

By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-06-04 20:24:25 CDT (-0500)

Reminds me of a Hypomyces covering the gills.

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-06-04 20:24:16 CDT (-0500)

I think it looks like Hypomyces on a Suillus.

Created: 2009-06-04 19:34:39 CDT (-0500)
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