Observation 65807: Pleurotopsis longinqua (Berk.) E. Horak
When: 2011-04-16
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found on mossy fallen conifer, likely a doug-fir. Microscopy by Danny Miller of the PSMS.

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Recognized by sight: (=Panellus longiquus ssp. pacificus)

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To be honest….
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-04-20 10:39:39 CDT (-0500)

I am not 100% certain of the host tree, everything was very moss-covered. As we walked the forest changed from Alder to Doug fir and pine, and this was found in the conifer side. There certainly could have still have been alder in there.

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2011-04-20 04:01:46 CDT (-0500)

This is common on Alnus rubra, Red Alder. I think it would be odd to find it on a conifer since it seemed so host specific when I found it in WA.

Sadly Debbie, I did not….
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-04-20 00:32:30 CDT (-0500)


By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-04-19 12:54:19 CDT (-0500)

Hunting grounds too. I love that area! Great find!

very cool, Tim!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-04-19 10:01:41 CDT (-0500)

I had never heard of this one before…did you check out the gelatinous gill edges?

Created: 2011-04-19 00:57:11 CDT (-0500)
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