When: 2015-08-26

Collection location: Off of the canoe portage between Mantario Lake and Spider Lake in Whiteshell Provincial Park, Manitoba, Canada [Click for map]

(coordinates hidden from public) 345m

Who: Donna R Kurt

No specimen available

Notes:
Xylaria hypoxylon, Carbon antlers, Candlesnuff. Found growing on the ground amongst decaying mixed coniferous/deciduous pristine forest plant matter in a very moist environment a few feet off the portage trail between Mantario Lake and Spider Lake. Not collected as specimens were within a Manitoba Provincial Park. Found during the 2015 Nature Manitoba Mycelium Canoeing adventure week at Mantario Wilderness Education Centre lead by Donna R Kurt.

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Xylaria hypoxylon, Carbon antlers, Candlesnuff. Found growing on the ground amongst decaying mixed coniferous/deciduous pristine forest plant matter in a very moist environment a few feet off the portage trail between Mantario Lake and Spider Lake.
Xylaria hypoxylon, Carbon antlers, Candlesnuff. Found growing on the ground amongst decaying mixed coniferous/deciduous pristine forest plant matter in a very moist environment a few feet off the portage trail between Mantario Lake and Spider Lake.
Xylaria hypoxylon, Carbon antlers, Candlesnuff. Found growing on the ground amongst decaying mixed coniferous/deciduous pristine forest plant matter in a very moist environment a few feet off the portage trail between Mantario Lake and Spider Lake.

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