Observation 72343: Phaeoclavulina curta (Fr.) Giachini
When: 2011-07-20
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: under cypress.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: note ochre yellow spore drop (on adjacent branch), long root, mycelial mats.
73% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: awful new name for Ramaria myceliosa.

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By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-21 15:11:58 CDT (-0400)

Gonna be hot in Clarion…

well Noah not Erin…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-07-21 14:49:27 CDT (-0400)

I’m going with that mouthful of a name, Phaeoclavulina curta.

Apparently here in CA it also grows with Monterey Cypress, and the spore color is also a match. I have the fruit bodies, I can see if the rest lines up, too.

Here’s a link to the MKW species page:


By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2011-07-21 14:04:28 CDT (-0400)

First of all it’s not Erin…
I’m not sure if this is the same as the redwood sp.

if you like it so much…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-07-21 11:11:11 CDT (-0400)

vote for it! ;)

What’s so bad
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-07-21 07:42:58 CDT (-0400)

about Phaeoclavulina curta?
It’s quite obvious that these and other similar coral aren’t Ramaria and needed a new name.

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