Observation 87621: Hypocrea sulphurea (Schwein.) Sacc.

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By: Paul Sadowski (pabloski)
2012-02-18 11:34:06 EST (-0500)

There definitely is group of yellowish resupinates with brown perithecia. Glad to get a name to study further.

There is a group
By: Paul Sadowski (pabloski)
2012-02-11 13:56:57 EST (-0500)

of these yellow Hypocrea with reddish-brown perithecea. H. sulphurea is parasitic on exidia. But I have seen collections on decorticated wood with no obvious exidia fruitings. Barrie Overton has written a paper on this group.

By: vjp
2012-02-11 12:41:11 EST (-0500)
Thanks Paul
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-02-11 11:46:21 EST (-0500)

Do you think this might be H. sulphurea?


This is not
By: Paul Sadowski (pabloski)
2012-02-10 21:20:35 EST (-0500)

H. gelatinosum. Possibly H. sulphureum, especially if that dried thing in the middle is exidia.

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