Observation 30030: Pseudohydnum gelatinosum (Scop.) P. Karst.

When: 2009-12-10

Collection location: Mendocino Woodlands, Mendocino Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Max (maxwell)

No specimen available


Stained in Phloxine. Note the cruciatedly septate basidia, characteristic of the species.

Proposed Names

69% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Growing on dead wood, white and gelatinous, with minute teeth on one side of the “cap”.
Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified
Based on microscopic features: Cruciately septate basidia

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2009-12-10 00:48:41 CST (-0500)

I have seen a lot of new users posting microscopy lately. You must all be in school – which class? Must be a pretty cool class.

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