Observation 92290: Smardaea planchonis (Dunal ex Boudier) Korf and W.Y. Zhuang
When: 2012-04-08
Herbarium specimen reported

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Recognized by sight: on moss on a trailside. Darvin DeShazer first saw it.
Based on microscopic features: asci tips broad and flat but not blueing in Melzer’s. Recurved paraphyses. Globose spores 10 × 10 microns on average.

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Nice and obscure.
By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2012-07-09 18:10:46 PDT (-0700)

Will have to keep an eye out for it the next time I’m crawling through the moss. Impressive spotting Darv.

By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2012-04-09 14:06:55 PDT (-0700)

Great work up. Should go back and look for more of these little purple gelatinous critters! They might be just starting.

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