When: 2008-11-06

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

These little red blobs were growing along side the white Leucogloea compressa.

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Proposed Names

-13% (2)
Recognized by sight: Ascocoryne is more purple
Used references: Lincoff
89% (2)
Recognized by sight: I’m pretty sure this is an Ascomycete, probably an Ascocoryne. Peniophora rufa is much more orange and grows almost exclusively on small diameter aspen twigs. Of course 20 seconds under the microscope would clear up any confusion

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