on wood. orange jelly with teeny tiny cap, roughened “stipe”. enlarge for detail.
40x; basidioles? congo red stain.
100x, oil immersion. spores??
100x; looks like a single spore is formed at the basidio-apex.

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Recognized by sight: bisterigmate basidia, perhaps G. alpina/H.alpina

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I have to admit
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-04-13 11:29:43 EDT (-0400)

I’ve got no further … I think it is unripe … but it doesn’t look like Dacrymyces or Femsjonia for which I suspected it … altho macroscopically it matches 100% …;(

you asked for it, you got it…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-04-13 11:09:35 EDT (-0400)

it’s a basidio, but it looked like it was still in process of development. here is what I came up with under the scope…got genus? ;)

Basidio- or Asco?
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-04-12 09:02:04 EDT (-0400)

have you looked at them under the scope already? Otherwise it will be quite impossible to even come to genus I suppose.