Observation 297181: Xylaria hypoxylon group J.D. Rogers

When: 2017-10-13

Collection location: Pratt’s Falls, Pompey, New York, USA [Click for map]

42.9328° -75.9949° 350m

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

Specimen available

Notes:

germ slit about 4/5ths to spore-length, straight to every so slightly sigmoidal. apical apparatus tubular, though some with a slightly flared apex.

Spores:

(10.9) 11.5 – 12.7 (12.8) × (3.4) 3.6 – 4.5 (4.8) µm
Q = (2.6) 2.7 – 3.1 (3.7) ; N = 15
Me = 11.9 × 4.2 µm ; Qe = 2.9

11.23 4.17
12.13 4.48
12.71 4.79
12.06 4.41
12.83 4.14
11.75 4.16
11.85 4.07
11.46 4.07
10.95 3.60
11.48 4.46
11.90 4.55
12.51 3.40
11.47 3.39
11.54 4.28
12.72 4.33

Substrate: on fallen, moss-covered log

Habitat: rivine in mixed hardwood forest with scattered eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)

Ecoregion: Eastern Great Lakes Lowland Forest (NA0407)

Collectors: D. Newman, P. Kaishian & W. Daly

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807850
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
807851
Canon EOS 6D + Canon EF50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro + Venus Optics KX-800 Flexible Macro Twin Flash
1/200 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
807852
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
812006
perithecia
200x – Melzer’s
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
812007
perithecium
400x – Melzer’s
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
812008
spores
1000x – Melzer’s
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
812009
spores
1000x – Melzer’s
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
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apical apparatus
1000x – Melzer’s
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter

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