Observation 7209: Anthracobia macrocystis (Cooke) Boud.
When: 2008-03-30
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing in large mats on burnt ground (prescribed burn in November). Very common. I did not examine this microscopically, nor did I collect any.

Proposed Names

-40% (3)
Used references: Arora, Desjardin’s Spring Fungi key
60% (2)
Used references: Breitenbach J. and F. Kranzlin. 1984. Fungi of Switzerland Vol. 1. Mykologia, Luzern. 310p.
Cetto, Bruno. 1993. I Funghi Dal Vero Vol. 5. Arti Grafiche Saturnia, Trento, Italy. 727p.
Hanson, Lise and Henning Knudsen. 2000. Nordic Macromycetes Vol. 1: Ascomycetes. Nordsvamp Pub., Copenhagen, Denmark. 309p.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
you were one click away
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-11-16 11:03:41 PST (-0800)

when that error comes up, the fine print tells you to click ‘submit’ again if you’re absolutely certain of the spelling, then the site approves it.

Spelling incorrect
By: Robert Sasata (Sasata)
2011-11-16 11:00:23 PST (-0800)

Should be Anthracobia macrocystis; I tried to fix the spelling (toggled the misspelled name box), but get the message “The alternate spelling you entered is not recognized.” What am I doing wrong?

Created: 2008-04-01 02:02:53 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2013-12-11 12:34:41 PST (-0800)
Viewed: 195 times, last viewed: 2016-10-28 12:19:16 PDT (-0700)
Show Log