When: 2008-12-28

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

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

All photos are of jelly on the same fallen branch. Note how the jelly turns black as it dries out. The fresh brown jelly was growing on the underside of the branch, which I flipped over for the shot.

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great light on that pale exidia aggregation.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-12-30 21:57:41 EST (-0500)
I agree with Irene,
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2008-12-30 18:57:15 EST (-0500)

about two different species

The 2nd I would call glandulosa
The first pic looks like Exidia nucleata

could be
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2008-12-30 13:46:03 EST (-0500)

But they were on the same branch, and the one is clearly fresh and wet, while the other is drying out.

More than one
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-12-30 13:44:07 EST (-0500)

I think you have two different species of Exidia in your pictures. I’d call the second one glandulosa, but the first…? Exidia cartilaginea perhaps?