Observation 3696: Scutellinia (Cooke) Lambotte
When: 2007-06-21
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Used Seaver, the North American Cup Fungi (Operculates) to key it and verified spore size at 23 um in length.

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single dimension, not single spore
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-07-30 22:35:29 CDT (-0400)

as in spore length and only spore length. from what I understand both spore length and width, plus hair length/width and paraphysis length/width, all factor into telling Scutellinia species apart.

One spore?
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2013-07-30 22:31:43 CDT (-0400)

Who said it was a SINGLE spore measurement? It was an average of several spores.

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