Observation 44136: Tremella aurantia Schwein.

When: 2010-04-03

Collection location: Junction City, Trinity Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: RW Rockwell (Fungal Cowboy)

No specimen available

Specimens emerging from Stereum hirsutum growing on a deadfall branch of Oregon White Oak. First photo is in dry conditions, where Stereum is drab. Second photo is during showers the following day, in which moisture made the Stereum obvious (even to an amateur like me!).


Copyright © 2010 RW Rockwell, PhD
Dry conditions on initial day of observation.
Copyright © 2010 RW Rockwell, PhD
Photo from following day during rain showers.

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Used references: MD by Arora; IDed to T. aurantia by Alan Rockefeller.

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