When: 2017-11-03

Collection location: The Wizard of Oz Memorial Oak Grove, Clay, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

Specimen available

Notes:

hyphal system monomitic, no clamps observed; no sterile elements observed unless very similar to basidioles which do not exceed the hymenium; basidia two- to four-sterigmate; spores inequilateral and variously shaped, broadly ellipsoid to ovate to amygdaliform, some with one to two guttules, minutely apiculate, appearing roughened on the surface, thick-walled and cyanophilic.

Spores:

(9.6) 11.8 – 14.2 (15.6) × (6) 6.4 – 8.1 (9.4) µm
Q = (1.4) 1.6 – 2 (2.2) ; N = 50
Me = 12.9 × 7.2 µm ; Qe = 1.8

14.24 6.56
12.99 7.42
12.53 6.92
12.76 7.49
12.31 7.68
13.72 7.72
14.27 7.39
13.18 7.00
11.70 7.07
14.23 6.41
14.16 6.73
12.88 6.41
13.55 7.51
13.32 7.45
12.84 6.55
12.75 6.46
12.23 7.43
14.72 6.79
11.82 7.10
13.50 7.46
14.06 7.44
13.30 7.19
12.79 7.64
12.90 6.94
9.61 6.24
11.80 6.27
11.82 5.96
12.55 7.86
11.92 6.48
12.45 8.33
12.32 7.25
12.17 6.49
12.44 5.99
12.55 6.79
11.17 6.94
13.18 6.92
13.76 7.91
12.83 6.43
11.98 6.51
12.37 7.10
15.63 9.44
11.62 8.04
13.89 8.03
13.58 7.18
14.05 8.30
13.18 7.73
12.75 8.10
11.88 6.76
12.68 8.63
13.93 8.83

Substrate: fallen, decorticate, moderately decomposed but still firm hardwood log

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

Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 + BelOMO 10x Loupe
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/9.0, ISO 100
Focus Stacked with Zerene Stacker (15 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/9.0, ISO 100
Focus Stacked with Zerene Stacker (12 Images)
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
hymenium & context hyphae
200x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
hymenium & context hyphae
400x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
basidia & spores
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
spores
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
spores
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
spores
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
spores
1000x – Melzer’s
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
spores w/ cyanophyllic walls
1000x – 0.05% Trypan Lactophenol Cotton Blue
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
spores w/ cyanophyllic walls
1000x – 0.05% Trypan Lactophenol Cotton Blue
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter

Proposed Names

87% (1)
Used references: Bernicchia A. & Gorjon S.P. Corticiaceae s.l. Fungi Europaei 12.
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