Observation 35157: Trichiales T. Macbr.
When: 2010-03-29
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found on the under side of a downed Red Oak. This specimen is 7 cm by 4 cm the attached portion is pretzel like or maze like with yellow cottony spore mass from the top. spore print yellow. growing on the ground directly below this specimen is a small pretzel structure it is the last image.

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This was directly below this observation growing next to a small Tubaria.

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33% (3)
Recognized by sight: found on wood.
Used references: Lincoff Mushrooms of North America page 851
Based on microscopic features: Spores large 16 microns round netted. Capillitium spiny spirals. Spore print yellow.
89% (2)
Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-06-27 19:22:15 PDT (-0700)

The last photo is indeed H serpula. But the main ones with all the thick capilitium would be closer to Trichia favoginia if oval shaped bodies, and scabra if round.

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