Observation 90382: Dacryopinax spathularia (Schwein.) G.W. Martin
When: 2011-10-15
No herbarium specimen

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What is the host?
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-03-19 17:12:39 CST (-0500)

I do not think it is Dacrymyces chrysospermus. Besides, there are so many other Dacrymyces than chrysospermus, even Calocera species can look similar and I am convinced there are many other genera with lookalikes, especially in the tropics.

By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-03-19 17:00:06 CST (-0500)

but Dacryopinax spathularia has a darker orange base and is yellow towards the tips, these are the opposite, becoming orange where they have begun to dry a bit. Also, these are not really “fan shaped.” I think they look more like observation 84159: http://mushroomobserver.org/84159?q=CVxv

Why not
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-03-19 16:22:08 CST (-0500)

Dacryopinax spathulata?

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