Observation 69632: Hypocrea Fr.
When: 2011-06-19
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Not even positive it is fungal. Insect caused?

I saw no bugs or anything when cut open, and under the scope I didn’t see anything that stood out (my scope skills are quite new though).

Found on Trametes sp. and the wood the Trametes is growing on.

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Recognized by sight: Check Rogerson and Samuels, Mycologia 85.
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After closer inspection….
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-06-21 18:00:42 NZST (+1200)

It is not Stereum, but Trametes. Sorry for the mistake!

Thanks for the link as well, Darv!

Try this link
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2011-06-21 17:28:29 NZST (+1200)

Descriptions and a Key to 19 species on Polypores.
Rogerson, C.T.; Samuels, G.J. 1993. Polyporicolous species of Hypomyces. Mycologia 85: 231-272.

By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-06-21 17:16:29 NZST (+1200)


By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-06-21 11:48:47 NZST (+1200)
Thanks Matango!
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-06-20 14:51:40 NZST (+1200)

I was just logging on to suggest Hypocrea!! (Suggested to me by Luke Bayler)

Anyone have a link?
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-06-20 14:14:24 NZST (+1200)

I cannot find the paper Christian suggested, but then again I don’t have a ton of experience hunting down scientific papers.

Any help?

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