Observation 6215: Tremella mesenterica Retz.

When: 2008-01-28

Collection location: Novato, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: John Kirkpatrick (natashadak)

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Probably Tremella aurantia
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2008-01-29 10:50:52 CST (-0500)

I recently learned from Else Vellinga, that Tremella mesenterica parasitizes Peniophora not Stereum as this one appears to be doing. T. aurantia, on the other hand, does parasitize Stereum so would be the better name in this case. See either link above for references.

Created: 2008-01-29 03:47:42 CST (-0500)
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