Observation 47174: Peziza Dill. ex Fr.

When: 2010-06-13

Collection location: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chris Kleine (ckleine)

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Many found on ground on moist ground under Acer negundo. Largest were between 5-6 cm long and 2-3 cm wide; the youngest were buff/light tan, mature cups were darker brown; asci tips were not amyloid when iodine solution was used as a Melzer’s substitute.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:28 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA’ to ‘Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

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Experience with iodine?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2010-06-20 09:14:21 PDT (-0700)

How much experience with iodine solutions and microscopy do you have? Would you expect to see amyloid reactions? If there aren’t any amyloid reactions then this isn’t a Peziza.

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