Observation 67613: Hymenoscyphus Gray
When: 2008-09-24
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: On a rachis of Acer macrophyllum inflorescence fallen on ground.
Originally identified as Hymenoscyphus fructigenus (Bull.) Gray

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Recognized by sight: Substrate discrepancies

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What do you mean by "substrate discrepancies’?
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (aceska@telus.net)
2011-08-27 17:57:15 PDT (-0700)

It is rather strange to reject the name “Hymenoscyphus fructigenus” based on “substrate discrepancies”, when “Nordic Macromycetes: Vol. 1 Ascomycetes” writes: on “Fagus, Quercus, Corylus, Acer [sic!], Alnus and Prunus”. Do you have any other reason for rejecting H. fructigenus, or any better suggestion?

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