Observation 63541: Tremella aurantia Schwein.
When: 2011-02-16
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Separate small tiers(bunched together) instead of what I’m used to seeing from similar looking Tremella species.

Very dense and solid clusters on big leaf maple(Acer Macrophyllum)

Temp- upper 30’s today- mixed rain.

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Used references: Mushrooms demystified- started with Tremella. Also Audubon field guide.

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Tremella aurantia indeed
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2011-02-16 18:35:53 CST (-0500)

I love the Noah pic! Thanks for the help with this kind sir >.<

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-02-16 18:09:20 CST (-0500)

is a single sheet, upright and somewhat infolded but with a split down the back, and a very much more pinkish-orange or dull pinkish brown color.

Check out Noah’s photo here for a good sense of it (called Tremiscus helvelloides on the page):

Great shots!
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-02-16 17:53:11 CST (-0500)

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