Observation 51682: Xylaria comosa group J.D. Rogers

When: 2010-08-22

Collection location: Kalatope wildlife Sanctuary, Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh, India [Click for map]

Who: Alok Mahendroo (alok)

No specimen available

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saprobic…
By: Alok Mahendroo (alok)
2010-08-31 11:59:40 CDT (-0400)

Sorry Debbie.. I have no notes if it was hard or not but definitely growing on conifer leaf litter.. I had thought of Xylaria but could not find resembling examples.. except.. the dead man’s fingers.. but that’s under hardwoods..

not cordyceps…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-08-31 11:40:40 CDT (-0400)

unless you saw them growing out of an insect host.

were the fruit bodies hard or fragile? they have the look of one of the Xylarias…

size….
By: Alok Mahendroo (alok)
2010-08-31 07:41:58 CDT (-0400)

2 cms

Size?
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-08-30 13:56:50 CDT (-0400)

These look like a slime mold. Something to show the scale in size would help. So, are these actually very small?

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