Observation 48968: Stemonitis axifera (Bull).T. Macbr.

When: 2010-04-17

Collection location: Kalatope wildlife Sanctuary, Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh, India [Click for map]

Who: Alok Mahendroo (alok)

No specimen available

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3% (2)
Recognized by sight
10% (2)
Recognized by sight: Looks similar to something I saw a few weeks ago, see obs. 46898
47% (2)
Recognized by sight: The sporangia are not slim enough to be splendens. Stemonitopsis is another possibility.

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Point taken..
By: Alok Mahendroo (alok)
2010-07-24 19:19:57 JST (+0900)

Irene, I guess it is not as easy as ABC and without a microscope it is not always cut and dried case.. I am learning.. :)

Try some more links
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-07-24 18:35:24 JST (+0900)

and take a look at other Stemonitis species:

http://www.nivicol.de/ includes a key to Stemonitis, but I don’t think all of the known species are there

My photograph’s maybe not so good..
By: Alok Mahendroo (alok)
2010-07-24 14:26:28 JST (+0900)

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