Observation 15601: Ascocoryne cylichnium (Tul.) Korf

When: 2008-12-20

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

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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Used references: Mushrooms of Northeast North America Midwest to New England by George Barron

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Very similar to A. sarcoides…
By: DannyGlick
2008-12-22 23:53:37 CST (-0500)

…but are more discoid and not as gelatinous.They are best told apart by spores.I’d say Ascocoryne cylichnium as these are pretty darn discoid.

Created: 2008-12-22 13:43:30 CST (-0500)
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