Observation 62731: Hypomyces aurantius (Pers.) Fuckel

When: 2011-01-22

Collection location: LBA Park, Olympia, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

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This hypomyces is upon parasite a white trametes. Forest type- Conifer forest. Hemlock and Douglas fir. From initial view I believed this orange slime was actually a early stage of tremellales growth- Microscopic analysis confirmed hypomyces.

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Have never seen this form before.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2011-01-23 13:35:39 CST (-0600)

Although I have lots of Trametes as well as Hypomyces, hemlock and Douglas-fir. Thanks for sharing!

looks like
By: Robert Sasata (Sasata)
2011-01-22 23:43:19 CST (-0600)

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