When: 2019-08-17

Collection location: Chapin Forest Reservation, Kirtland, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Django Grootmyers (Heelsplitter)

Specimen available

Notes:
Collected by a participant in the Ohio Mushroom Society’s 2019 summer foray. Ascocarps dry and visibly hairy on the stems. Setae present. Spores brown and up to 15-septate at maturity. Spore measurements: (71.5) 72.8 – 82.2 (85.9) × (4.7) 5.5 – 7.3 (8) µm, Q = (9.8) 10.7 – 14.1 (16.5); N = 30, Me = 77.9 × 6.3 µm; Qe = 12.5

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Images

20190817_154746 crop.jpg
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DSC_3036 Setae and spores at 100x in NH4OH (2 drops), congo red (1 red) and phloxine (1 drop).JPG
DSC_3037 Spores at 100x in NH4OH (2 drops), congo red (1 red) and phloxine (1 drop).JPG
DSC_3043 Spores at 100x in NH4OH (2 drops), congo red (1 red) and phloxine (1 drop).JPG
DSC_3051 Asci and spores at 100x in NH4OH (2 drops), congo red (1 red) and phloxine (1 drop).JPG

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Comments

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I think a certain amount of them may have been immature
By: Django Grootmyers (Heelsplitter)
2019-08-24 11:55:21 EDT (-0400)

There weren’t a lot of completely 15-septate spores in the section I examined.

Spore size
By: Malcolm (Flaxton)
2019-08-24 10:50:05 EDT (-0400)

The spores are a bit small but I still think you are right

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