Observation 298820: “Discomycetes” Sacc.

When: 2017-11-15

Collection location: Warren Co., Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: SMoubray

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing on cat dung in a planter on tue ground. Appeared to possibly be growing on decayed vegetation also but I’m not certain it was vegetation.

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Proposed Names

45% (2)
Used references: Ascomycete Fungi of Northern American by- Beug, Bessette and Bessette
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Based on microscopic features: Doesn’t really look like either of these genera on account of the lack of hairs, but microscopy is king

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= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus

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