Observation 60555: Sowerbyella rhenana (Fuckel) J. Moravec


[admin – Tue Feb 08 12:34:39 +0000 2011]: Changed location name from ‘Jackson State Forest, Mendocino Co, California, USA’ to ‘Jackson State Forest, Mendocino Co., California, USA

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unstained. asci with 8 ascospores, paraphyses colored orange.
elaborately ornamented spores.

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By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-12-09 20:00:15 PST (-0800)

asci with 8 mostly immature ascospores, each with two large oil drops.

thin, orange, elongated paraphyses with a small ball on top and speckled content.

mature spores geometrically ornamented, with an amorphous transparent coat of material around the sculpted inner spore.

Created: 2010-12-09 19:35:34 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2013-12-01 13:05:15 PST (-0800)
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