Observation 78022: “Discomycetes” Sacc.
When: 2011-07-26
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Small jelly-like consistency. Growing on decaying palm husk.
Pictures are part of an undergraduate ecological survey documenting species biodiversity in aged petroleum waste pits.

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Recognized by sight: half-baked macro shot in the dark. only micro would say for sure.

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-10-04 21:01:50 PDT (-0700)

Is this the the Chontaduro Palm (Bactris gasipaes)? Did it have long, black imposing spikes all around the trunk?

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