Observation 46777: Strobilurus diminutivus Desjardin

When: 2010-06-10

Collection location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

Specimen available

Collection saved for the Yosemite Fungal Survey
Collection Accession Number: DD 654
Latitude: 37 48.14
Longitude: 119 51.53
Elevation: 4463 ft
Environment: mixed conifer forest
Substrate/Host: sugar pine cone
Odor & Taste: none
Spore Print: none taken
DNA Sample: none taken

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Sorry, Darvin.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-06-13 13:45:23 PDT (-0700)

Another optical delusion on my part.

No seeds
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-06-13 08:15:32 PDT (-0700)

The cone has opened up and dropped the seeds. The mushrooms are fruiting from the impression on the scale where the seed used to be located.

If from Sugar pine cone
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-06-12 22:11:14 PDT (-0700)

then it is actually fruiting from a seed. Right?

Created: 2010-06-12 20:11:59 PDT (-0700)
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