Observation 58102: Arcyria nutans (Bull.) Grev.

When: 2010-11-05

Collection location: Canyon, Contra Costa Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)

No specimen available

Growing on a long-fallen log.

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Recognized by sight: <1cm across
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Convincing by Onsberg
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-11-07 17:47:26 CST (+0800)

But they are still not considered synonyms by IndexFungorum or MycoBank(!)
It’s not surprising that a book from 1994 still used the name nutans then.

Irene, or mxyo, I didnt
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-11-07 10:21:13 CST (+0800)

know nutans was the old name. So i looked up in IF and saw that a proposed name was in 1978. What i dont understand, is why stephenson book in 1994 would be that lagging? Any ideas. TIA

I wonder
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-11-06 16:46:51 CST (+0800)

are nutans and obvelata synonyms – or not?

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