Observation 61973: Pseudohydnum gelatinosum (Scop.) P. Karst.
When: 2010-09-01
(46.3296° 13.49806° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Code: Bot_453/2010_DSC4236

Habitat: Very steep northeast oriented mountain slope, primary mixed forest with dominant Picea abies and Fagus sylvatica, calcareous ground, humid place, mostly in shade, partly protected from direct rain by tree canopies, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 5-7 deg C, elevation 790 m (2.600 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: fallen rotten log of a large Picea abies fully overgrown with mosses

Place: Bovec basin, east slopes of Mt. Kopa, 1.439 m (4.720 feet), East Julian Alps, Mt. Kanin mountain group, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: 3 – 4.5 cm (1.2 – 1.8 inch) wide cups. Spore print white.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
Used references: (1) D.Arora, Mushrooms Demystified, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley (1986), p 671.
(2) M.Bon, Parey’s Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 324.
(3) R.M. Daehncke, 1200 Pilze in Farbfotos, AT Verlag (2009), p 1070.
Based on microscopic features: Spore dimensions: 6,6 (SD = 0.4) x 5,6 (SD = 0.3) micr., Q = 1.21 (SD = 0.06), n = 30. Motic B2-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.
Based on chemical features: Smell indistinctive, may be slightly on fish.

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Thank you!
By: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)
2011-01-09 22:30:23 CET (+0100)
Great shots
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-01-09 22:23:42 CET (+0100)

Very descriptive photos, good stuff

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