Observation 70586: Lichenomphalia Redhead, Lutzoni, Moncalvo & Vilgalys
When: 2011-06-26
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

Growing in mossy bark on the side of a hardwood tree.

Largest specimen pileus 1.5mm, stipe 1mm, total height 5mm.
Hymenophoral trama not parallel, spores 7.5-9×4.5-5µm

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55% (1)
Recognized by sight: Gills seemed foldlike, but too small to see well.
Used references: The Macrofungus Flora of China’s Guangdong Province
By Bi Zhishu, Guoyang Zheng, Li Taihui (online google books)
Based on microscopic features: Hymenophoral trama not parallel. Spores 7.5-9 × 4.5-5µm
65% (2)
Recognized by sight: Note it is on lichen-covered tree bark. Cantharellus doesn’t grow on trees, and C. minor is not found in PR
Based on microscopic features: Spores are too large for ‘Marasmius’ rhyssophyllus – an orange wood rotter, but are OK for Lichenomphalia in the Hygrophoraceae

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