Observation 25035: Endogone pisiformis Link
When: 2009-09-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Does anyone know what thsi is? Found on Sphagnum in a wet area. The microscopic picture wasa bit more yellow. I could not see how these sporelike things were attached. Or is this part of the moss?

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Kind of wondered where to find this one
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-09-08 22:41:29 EDT (-0400)

has not been reportd to my knowledge from Oregon, and now I know why. Sphagnum moss, huh?

Nice
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2009-09-08 22:22:43 EDT (-0400)

Nice clear pictures showing the double walled zygospores.

I’ve been finding this for years
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-09-08 20:47:55 EDT (-0400)

and nobody has been able to tell me what it is.
About ten years ago I brought some to Sam Ristich at a COMA foray who hooted and holy cowed at it but didn’t know what it was. Somebody suggested Endogne? but I don’t remember who. Does it have really large spores?

Give Andrus plenty of crap for me…

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