Observation 97424: Deconica (W.G. Sm.) P. Karst.
When: 2012-06-15
(35.561° -84.2329° 274m)
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found on woodchips on mulched trail.

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Recognized by sight: Purple-brown spore print

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Deconica sp.
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-06-26 18:17:17 CDT (-0500)

The presence of chrysocystidia suggested Deconica here, but also a nucleotide BLAST querry from ITS sequence data obtained from this specimen revealed a 96% ITS region sequence similarity with Deconica rhombispora.

By: lightworkerpeace (gsharpnolack)
2012-06-16 11:13:00 CDT (-0500)

Very cool. I have to ask the dreaded question: Microscopy, my friend?

cool find!
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-06-16 10:13:57 CDT (-0500)

Nice one Christine!

No herbarium specimen??
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-06-15 18:16:00 CDT (-0500)

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