Observation 69990: “Deuteromycota” R.T. Moore
When: 2011-06-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: It is the color and texture of penicillium mold – except it grows on wood in colonies of 1/2" to 1" long that have a white band around them. I have seen this in the field several times: could it be penicillium?

Proposed Names

-91% (2)
Recognized by sight
-66% (2)
Recognized by sight
-28% (2)
Recognized by sight: early stage.
56% (1)
Recognized by sight
29% (1)
Used references: Hypocrea is teleomorph of Tricoderma

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By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-09-15 13:15:08 PDT (-0700)

Yes we agree that this is a Deuteromycota, no question. Do you think assigning the name of Tricoderma is making too many assumptions?

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