When: 2018-04-08

Collection location: Mercer Woods, Sugar Grove, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)

Specimen available

Notes:
Growing on a hardwood stick. Locally abundant. Excipular hairs curly. Asci unitunicate, operculate and 8-spored. Spores hyaline, lacking sheaths and some flattened on both ends. Spore measurements: (20.1) 22 – 27.2 (27.8) × (9.9) 10.8 – 12.4 (13) µm, Q = (1.7) 1.9 – 2.4 (2.6); N = 30, Me = 24.2 × 11.6 µm; Qe = 2.1

Species Lists

Images

DSC_7376.JPG
20180408_151103.jpg
DSC_6514 Excipular hairs, asci and spores at 100x in NH4OH (2 drops), phloxine (1 drop) and congo red (1 drop).JPG
DSC_6555 Asci, paraphyses and spores at 400x in NH4OH (2 drops), phloxine (1 drop) and congo red (1 drop).JPG
DSC_6564 Asci, paraphyses and spores at 400x in NH4OH (2 drops), phloxine (1 drop) and congo red (1 drop).JPG

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Used references: Kuo, M. (2012, April). Sarcoscypha austriaca. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/sarcoscypha_austriaca.html

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2018-04-17 01:47:58 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2019-07-11 21:03:59 PDT (-0700)
Viewed: 28 times, last viewed: 2019-07-11 21:12:00 PDT (-0700)
Show Log