Observation 49262: Pulvinula constellatio (Berk. & Br.) Boud.

When: 2010-07-20

Collection location: Perrot State Park, Trempealeau Co., Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tom Volk (TomVolk)

No specimen available

Interesting that the same day we also found Lamprospora polytrichi, which is on the same page in Fungi of Switzerland. I have never seen either before.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:04:32 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Perrot State Park, Trempeauleau County, Trempeauleau, WI’ to ‘Perrot State Park, Trempealeau Co., Wisconsin, USA

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Recognized by sight: red discomycete on mossy soil, probably mycorrhizal, possibly associated with moss.
Used references: Fungi of Switzerland volume 1
Based on microscopic features: round non-ornamented ascospores, cystidia with crozier ends

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