Observation 297001: Propolis Fr.

Notes:
asci 8-spored, seemingly thick walled, at least when young, inoperculate; spores subcylindrical to sasuage-shaped, usually with two large guttules, aseptate; paraphyses filiform, apically bifurcated one or more times, with abundant pigmented encrustation/exudation (?) at apex, appearing to have some refractive contents along entire length. IKI reactions not checked.

Spores:

(26.6) 28.1 – 33.7 (33.8) × (6.5) 6.9 – 8 (8.3) µm
Q = (3.3) 3.7 – 4.5 (4.9) ; N = 10
Me = 31 × 7.4 µm ; Qe = 4.2

31.52 6.47
32.70 7.28
32.16 7.69
33.68 7.61
28.07 6.93
30.43 6.93
30.96 8.33
26.60 8.02
33.79 7.68
30.55 6.87

Substrate: on decorticate, standing wood of Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana)

Habitat: old growth oak forest in urban area, mixed with maple, birch and beech

Ecoregion: border of Southern Great Lakes Forest (NA0414) and Eastern Great Lakes Lowland Forest (NA0407)

Collectors: D. Newman

Species Lists

Images

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Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/8.0, ISO 100
Focus Stacked with Zerene Stacker (9 Images)
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/8.0, ISO 100
Focus Stacked with Zerene Stacker (6 Images)
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
asci, spores & paraphyses
400x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
ascus, spores & paraphyses
400x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
ascus & spores
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
ascus & spores
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
ascus & spores
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
mature and immature asci, spores & paraphysis apices
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
immature asci and paraphysis apices
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
immature ascus
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
paraphyses
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
paraphyses
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
paraphyses
1000x – H2O
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter

Proposed Names

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Used references: Jason Karakehian
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Thanks Jason!
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2017-11-04 17:17:03 CET (+0100)
excellent documentation and great photos!
By: Jason Karakehian (Jason Karakehian)
2017-11-04 13:12:16 CET (+0100)

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