Observation 160697: Hypomyces (Fr.) Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2013-09-01

Collection location: Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia, USA [Click for map]


Who: Mycoshaman (Mycoshaman)

No specimen available

Very obviously a parasitized something. Growing out of debris against a log near the top of a mountain in oak forest

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-18% (2)
Recognized by sight: On gilled mushrooms, white, covering entire FB
Used references: http://nt.ars-grin.gov/...
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: Host? Were there any unparasitized fruitings near-by?

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Looks like a type of hypomyces
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2014-03-04 00:25:36 CST (-0500)

see Kuo, M. (2006, October). The genus Hypomyces. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/hypomyces.html

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