Observation 54248: Onnia tomentosa (Fr.) P. Karst.

When: 2010-09-20

Collection location: Blue Ridge Parkway, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

These were growing on the ground most likely near spruce.
The spores were ~ 5.5-6.1 X 3.5-4.1 microns and elliptical.
I was able to see the “setae straight and pointed” on the tubes.

[admin – Sun Nov 14 14:13:24 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Blue Ridge Parkway, Jackson Co. , North Carolina, USA’ to ‘Blue Ridge Parkway, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA

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Used references: The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms by G. Lincoff

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