Observation 220313: Helvella macropus (Pers.) P. Karst.
When: 2015-08-08
Collection location: Casco, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Notes: Growing in moss in a swampy area at the base of a red maple. White pine and hemlock nearby. Some spores fusoid and subfusoid.

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Awful blurry picture of the upper surface.
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Presumably mature spores in 5% KOH at 100×.
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Spores in ascus in 5% KOH at 100×.
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Paraphyses in 5% KOH at 100×.

Proposed Names

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Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com, Ascomycete Fungi of North America
Based on microscopic features: Fusoid and subfusoid spores

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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