Observation 64836: Fungi Bartl.

When: 2011-03-27

Collection location: Marion, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: damon brunette (damonbrunette)

No specimen available

Buried in decaying log debris, these were very tough and hard, but when cracked open somewhat hollow on the inside. I was thinking they might be immature stinkhorn eggs….?



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Recognized by sight: Small size, clustered growth and connected with white strands of hyphae.

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Glomus has some of the largest spores in the fungal kingdom.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2011-04-08 17:24:16 PDT (-0700)

Spores should normally be visible with the naked eye, similar to Endogone.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-03-27 18:29:47 PDT (-0700)

some very rhizomorphic, petrified, peridiole-less bird nests? the top two in the second photo vaguely look like unopened Cyathus.

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