Observation 68847: Aleurodiscus vitellinus (Lév.) Pat.
When: 2010-05-01
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

-39% (4)
Recognized by sight: are those gills that I see under the lower folds?
43% (3)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Used references: Lazo, Waldo. Hongos de Chile : atlas micologico. Santiago de Chile : Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Chile, 2001.

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according to Roody…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-06-10 23:47:21 EDT (-0400)

and so pictured in his book, it does occur on wood and twigs in SE North America; why not in Chile?

Color is not always captured exactly by a camera…or it could be another species that’s merely similar to Aleuria aurantia.

Reminds me
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-06-10 11:00:45 EDT (-0400)

of an Auricularia but never saw one that color.

Aleuria aurantia
By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2011-06-09 21:27:18 EDT (-0400)

is terrestrial.

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