Observation 19832: Discomycetes Sacc.

When: 2009-03-29

Collection location: Muir Woods National Monument, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:03:21 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Muir Woods, CA (Fern loop)’ to ‘Muir Woods, Marin Co., California, USA’

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32% (2)
Recognized by sight: a cool little orange stalked asco (designed like a fairy fan in shape, but growing on wood) with apparent perithecia (dimples on fertile surface of “head”). and yes, i know there’s a slime mold too; in fact my camera kept wanting to focus on it! darned myxos…;)
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Slime mould
By: Clive Shirley (myxo)
2009-03-31 07:17:01 CDT (-0400)

Maybe the camera new what was the more important object to photograth :)