Observation 27940: Helotiales Nannf. ex Korf & Lizon

Found on an Eastern Penn Mushroomer foray

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:14 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Holtwood Recreation Area, Lancaster County, PA, USA’ to ‘Holtwood Recreation Area, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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But species of Hymenoscyphus
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-11-09 17:03:01 PST (-0800)

always taste sourish bitterish which is at least in Europe a good discerning feature.

hardly possible
By: Andreas Gminder (mollisia)
2009-11-08 23:37:05 PST (-0800)

those small ascos (if it is one!) are nearly undeterminable without microscope. Bisporella citrina should be more lemon yellow and has no stipe. Yours are stipitate and have an orange tint. Also B. citrina usually don’t grows on wood in the final stage of decomposation. Yours are more likely to be a Hymenoscyphus species. But no ID without microscope …

Created: 2009-11-08 22:12:33 PST (-0800)
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