Observation 163921: Filobasidium elegans

When: 2014-04-22

Collection location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Jonathan M

No specimen available

Notes:
this basidiomycete is easy to recognize by it very simple nature and extremely long erect basidia contrarly to filobasidiella the spores are unchained. Spore fall of easily from basidia but basidia should have plenty of spores (around 8). This specie is identified by spore shape and size.
Basidia reach over 200u in length!

On Asclepias syricas decaying seed pod

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Created: 2014-04-22 20:56:37 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-04-22 21:36:52 CDT (-0400)
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