Observation 92140: Otidea leporina (Batsch) Fuckel

Voucher Number: NAMA 2010-203 ; Otidea alutacea (Pers.) Massee; Identified by: Vera Evenson ; Collected by: Ed Lubow ; Voucher Specimens are located at the Botany Herbarium, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago.

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About O. leporina
By: Nicolas VAN VOOREN (NicoV)
2013-01-11 10:53:11 CST (-0500)

O. leporina sensu auct. (or O. fuckelii) is a rather common species growing under Picea or Abies, well characterizes by its brown hymenium and fulvous outer surface. Spores are broadly ellipsoid and measure around 13-14 µm in length.
O. alutacea are light brown (alutaceous) on all parts when the specimens are fresh; spores are cylindric, around 13.5-15 µm in length

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