Observation 55151: Pterula Fr.
When: 2010-10-09
Who: Jonathan M
No herbarium specimen

Notes: odd fungus very thin and small (about 1-2 cm high).

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it look like the john specimen a lot!
By: Jonathan M
2010-10-11 13:56:58 EDT (-0400)
Pterula a possibility.
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-10-11 13:18:42 EDT (-0400)

http://www.flickr.com/photos/39275226@N00/2308851683/

John has found something like this in pennsylvania, and i have found Pterula in central america.

Could you determine whether its an asco or a basidiomycete?

Might be old.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-10-11 11:50:46 EDT (-0400)

Did you look at the tips? Perithecia should have left some pitting.

under scope I only see hyphea.
By: Jonathan M
2010-10-11 11:33:10 EDT (-0400)
Might be a Cordyceps
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-10-11 02:04:22 EDT (-0400)

growing on a termite or ant.

anyone have a starting clue?
By: Jonathan M
2010-10-10 08:41:16 EDT (-0400)

I think I see a picture of that before…

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