When: 2008-11-07

Collection location: Weldon Springs, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

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Specimens wanted for research
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-09-28 09:49:53 PDT (-0700)

Message from another member from France:

benat (benateuskadi@laposte.net) asked the Mushroom Observer website to forward the following email to you:
Hi Patrick
> I’m a french ascomycete mycologist, especially on the genus
> Scutellinia. Excuse me for perturbation. I search an
> ascomycete mycologist in american continent (US to Chile)
> who can send me fresh material of Scutellinia species. I see
> your photos on Mushroomobserver.
> Is it possible ? In amical agreement, of course, not
> officially herbarium demand… So if you can send me
> Scutellinia species who find during your mycological walks,
> I’ll be very glad.
> And me, I can help you if you want any european species, or
> bibliography about fungi, or others…Tell me if you want.
> Thanks for your attention, And thanks if you understand my
> motivation about this genus.
> Beñat ( France)

Mushroom Identification
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-08-14 13:53:26 PDT (-0700)
CROWD: A witch! A witch! A witch! We’ve got a witch! A witch! VILLAGER #1: We have found a witch, might we burn her? CROWD: Burn her! Burn! BEDEMIR: How do you know she is a witch? VILLAGER #2: She looks like one. ;) — “Monty Python And The Holy Grail”
The last picture
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-11-09 10:32:02 PST (-0800)

looks more like it – but microscopy is still needed..

By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2008-11-09 08:01:44 PST (-0800)

The pictures were taken in direct sunlight. In open shade of that forest,
they were a darker red.

Doesn’t look like scutellata
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-11-08 01:02:59 PST (-0800)

It is a Scutellinia, but if the colours are right, it’s probably another species. Microscopy is needed.