When: 2014-11-09

Collection location: Reserva Natural Cañon Del Río Claro, Antioquia, Colombia [Click for map]

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

No specimen available

a cosmopolitan sighting throughout the Neotropics, always seemingly parasitic

Habitat: humid tropical forest, ~400m.

Substrate: unknown polypore

Collectors: T. Sanjuan, J. Araújo, E.R. Drechsler-Santos, B.J. Moreno, F.M. Freire K. Brothers & D. Newman

Species Lists


Canon EOS 6D + MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x
1.3 sec, f/8, ISO 400
Focus Stacked with Zerene Stacker (3 Images)
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Canon EOS 6D + MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x
2.0 sec, f/8, ISO 400

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Used references
-29% (1)
Recognized by sight
58% (1)
Based on chemical features: ITS
87% (1)
Used references: Dr. Bruno Tomio Goto (private correspondence); Almeida, Rogério T. & Schenck, N.C. (1990). A Revision of the Genus Sclerocystis (Glomaceae, Glomales). Mycologia. 82. 703. 10.2307/3760157.; Gerdemann, J.W. & Trappe, J. (1974). The Endogonaceae of the Pacific Northwest. Mycol. Mem.. 5. 1-76.; Goto, B.T., Bezerra, J.L. & Maia, L.C. (2016). Sclerocystis coremioides (GLOMEROMYCOTA) FORMANDO ESPOROCARPOS EPÍGEOS EM SUBSTRATOS ORGÂNICOS DE CACAUEIRO NA MATA ATLÂNTICA DA BAHIA. Agrotrópica (Itabuna). 28. 23-28. 10.21757/0103-3816.2016v28n1p23-28.; Redecker, D., Morton, Joseph B. & Bruns, T. (2000). Molecular Phylogeny of the Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi Glomus sinuosum and Sclerocystis coremioides. Mycologia. 92. 282-285. 10.2307/3761561.
Based on microscopic features
Based on chemical features

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