Observation 8756: Hydnaceae sensu lato
When: 2008-01-26
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Dried specimen obtainable with permission
from el Herbario Nacional de Bolivia

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Recognized by sight
40% (3)
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Recognized by sight: Possibility of a brown spore print vs a white print.
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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2016-01-16 19:39:28 GMT (+0000)
isn’t it
By: Davide Puddu (Davide Puddu)
2016-01-13 19:59:56 GMT (+0000)


Doomed for dust collection
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2010-05-23 11:18:56 BST (+0100)

Like many of the not-so-well documented specimens from these surveys (the methods and practices of which get a little more refined/comprehensive each season) this one will sit in the back of the digital filing cabinet until a sufficient quality and/or quantity of hydnoid fungi come along for this sad specimen to merit further attention.

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-11-19 00:53:43 GMT (+0000)

As Christian said, knowing what this mushroom was growing from would help a great deal with identification.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2009-11-18 23:02:13 GMT (+0000)

That little seedling on the bottom right in the photo looks like a baby conifer – was it on a cone of some sort? Otherwise I’d say Hydnum.

like an auriscalpium on steroids!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-08-08 15:48:13 BST (+0100)

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