When: 2007-12-29

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2007-12-30 14:30:28 EST (-0500)

Oh okay, very good to know! The two species are very similar macroscopically.
Are you going to update the observation to include the species name?

Crinipellis scabella (Alb. & Schwein.) Murrill
By: Michael Wood (mykoweb)
2007-12-30 14:23:30 EST (-0500)

That’s C. scabella. C. piceae is restricted to the needles of spruce…which does not occur at P. Reyes.

C. piceae
By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2007-12-30 12:08:40 EST (-0500)

The species name is Crinipellis piceae. Glad to see you got some photos before Jennifer left. These were from the collection she had, correct? Or was this a separate find?