Observation 67515: Gyromitra Fr.

When: 2011-05-14

Collection location: Suttle Lake, Jefferson Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

Collected at OMS spring foray.


Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: as per Doug’s suggestion.

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good man, Doug!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-05-17 09:37:24 CDT (-0500)

Your name proposal fits well with my perceptions of this curiosity…in that it most resembles a bumpy-surfaced Discina perlatum.

The scope will tell the tale…

By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2011-05-17 05:05:39 CDT (-0500)

Also keep in mind this one: Disciotis venosa. Which in the Geneva area at lest, seem to often have a slight stipe. I think these are rather well separated by spore details under the scope.

Could it be
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-05-16 23:14:42 CDT (-0500)

that Tim’s just-posted mushroom is a similar thing?
Are either of them this thing?:

I agree…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-05-16 22:33:15 CDT (-0500)

it did not resemble P. californica in hand. what it did look like was a highly convoluted Discina perlata, at least from the top!

I will try and scope it tomorrow.

Don’t think
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-05-16 22:22:32 CDT (-0500)

the cap is dark enough, and it’s too convoluted, and the bottom of the stipe doesn’t appear to be pink.
Even these paler, more convoluted ones don’t seem quite right:

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