Observation 27458: Agaricomycetes Doweld
When: 2009-10-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These 2 pictures were posted by an aquantence on Facebook. She said they were growing on dead wood, but could not identify the type of wood. She also said the largest was about the size of a quarter. Beyond that I don’t know anything about them. I’ve exhausted my usual ID sources, and thought I would try here…Thanks in advance

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:03:50 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘North Carolina, unknown county’ to ‘North Carolina, USA

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Eyes3
Recognized by sight: either corticioid, stereoid or poroid. not likely an asco.

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Resembles
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-10-27 23:25:47 EDT (-0400)

Chondrostereum purpureum, but not exactly the same colors; more maroon than silver-purple. Perhaps dried-out Ascocoryne instead. Not sure.

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