Observation 63295: Ascobolus Pers.

When: 2010-10-16

Collection location: Periyar Tiger Reserve, Kerala, India [Click for map]

Who: Milo (Mycophiliac)

No specimen available

Found in Periyar Tiger Reserve

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Tiger scat
By: Milo (Mycophiliac)
2011-02-08 10:25:31 CST (-0600)

is probably entirely composed of bones/meat/fur/feathers, so I’m not sure how easy it’d be for fungi to grow on. This stuff was all on cow dung, a lot of the tribal villagers keep cattle on the reserve.

Very cool
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-02-08 10:16:14 CST (-0600)

it’s as if plums-and-custard turned into an ascomycete.
That isn’t tiger dung, is it?

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