Observation 63078: Urnula padeniana M. Carbone, Agnello, A.D. Parker & P. Alvarado

When: 2011-02-05

Collection location: Paul Bishop’s Jones Creek Tree Farm, Beavercreek, Clackamas Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Specimen found is 5-6 inches wide, and at least 4 inches tall, with a convoluted gelatinous stipe of at least 3 inches. When first picked, had abundant spores coming out of cap, and visible for more to see as a grayish cloud that quickly dispersed into the air.

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Recognized by sight: The gelatinus rather large stipe and convoluted interior of this rather large cup fungus are hard to ignore.
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Used references: Carbone, Matteo, Carlo Agnello and Andrew Parker. 2013. Urnula padeniana (Pezizales) sp. nov. and the type study of Bulgaria mexicana. Ascomycete.org, 5 : 13-24.

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