Observation 45602: Cymatoderma caperatum (Berk. & Mont.) D.A. Reid

When: 2009-12-23

Seen at: Lago Agrio, Sucumbíos, Ecuador [Click for map]

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

Specimen available


Specimen growing from decomposing wood of the “Cafe Tree” (taxon unknown) within 30 ft. of a test site and contaminated river on the Moncayo property.

Collected for the Amazon Mycorenewal Project.

Dried specimen obtainable with permission from la Universidad Central del Ecuador Fungorium.

Proposed Names

58% (1)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Paul Gamboa of la Universidad Central del Ecuador
64% (2)
Recognized by sight: tomentum along inside of infundibuliform cap
Used references: Compared with dried material at NYBG
85% (1)
Recognized by sight: Correct spelling

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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