Observation 18153: Peniophora incarnata (Pers.) P. Karst.

When: 2008-06-18

Collection location: Greensburg, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: John Plischke (John Plischke)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:57:09 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania, USA’ to ‘Greensburg, Pennsylvania, USA

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In my neighborhood, it looks like this…,
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2011-06-30 00:45:56 CST (+0800)

Same resupinate, similar parasite.

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-06-29 23:35:35 CST (+0800)

Ive seen this too many times this summer to be coincidentally hypomyces on all specimens. Gary had no idea what it might be. I also agree hypoxylon. Ive seen it NEXT to (hypoxylon) deusta several times.

Cool photo
By: Tom Bruns (pogon)
2011-06-29 11:45:47 CST (+0800)

a colorful resupinate, a mycoparasite, and a millipede. It’s an ecosystem.

How about Peniophora incarnata as the primary fungus with some sort of hypomyces on top?
By: Paul Sadowski (pabloski)
2011-06-28 21:54:48 CST (+0800)
I agree
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2011-06-28 17:37:52 CST (+0800)

with that Hypoxylon thesis fully.

I was thinking
By: John Plischke (John Plischke)
2011-06-28 13:20:25 CST (+0800)

it was prehaps part or a different state of the “hypoxylon” but just a guess

x2 fungi
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-06-27 11:30:08 CST (+0800)

corticioid (Hypoxylon?) + secondary mold.

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