Observation 87562: Arrhenia retiruga (Bull.) Redhead
When: 2012-02-08
Who: Byrain
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Growing on moss, at first I thought this was Muscinupta laevis, but the spores don’t match. The basidia are 4-spored and I did not observe any cystidia or clamp connections.

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By: Byrain
2013-02-11 21:02:47 CST (-0500)

Could this also be a Rimbachia?

Species like R. neckerae & R. arachnoidea have a similar hymenial surface, but the spore size doesn’t really convince me of either.

And there is some good discussion here.

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