Observation 91869: Sebacina Tul. & C. Tul.
When: 2011-10-18
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: should be something near Sebacina epigaea although macroscopically it doesn’t fit.

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Recognized by sight: on pine
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By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-04-05 18:23:49 CDT (-0400)

especially S. incrustans. But there is no recent monography on that. There are many undescribed species I am quite sure. It is a hell of a mess like with so many other genera within this group of fungi. But it is getting better of late.

By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2012-04-05 18:11:02 CDT (-0400)

And it still feels all rubbery and jelly like?

It is a jelly fungus and I think mycorrhizal,
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-04-05 18:00:45 CDT (-0400)

but you can also find them on wood like crusts. In fact, quite often too.
But the main is soil, roots, grass.

By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2012-04-05 17:46:58 CDT (-0400)

Isn’t Sebacina a terrestial jelly, not a crust?

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