Observation 8924: Clathrus delicatus Berk. & Broome (1875)

When: 2008-08-11

Collection location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

Found by gmuralid growing on a variety of woody debris, teak (Tectona grandis) leaves, and on a broken woody vine.

This is the same collection as # 8925.

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Yup, I see the glebifers, now that you point them out…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-08-12 07:17:01 PDT (-0700)

…before that, I was leaning towards a myxomycete!

Found in Clathraceae: Contributions toward a rational arrangement of the Clathraceae
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2008-08-12 07:11:16 PDT (-0700)

Also see Observation 8925

Keys and a complete description, including line drawings and distribution data for Asia was found in Dring.

Dring, D. M. and R. W. G. Dennis. 1980. Clathraceae: Contributions toward a rational arrangement of the Clathraceae. Reprint from Kew Bulletin Vol. 35 (1). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Surry, England. 96p.

Where did you find a photo/description of this species, Darv?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-08-12 06:57:43 PDT (-0700)

Created: 2008-08-11 01:39:07 PDT (-0700)
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