Observation 67912: Belonidium sulphureum (Fuckel) Raitv.

When: 2011-05-22

Collection location: Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA [Click for map]

Who: Bill Bynum (bynumbill)

Specimen available

Small eyelash cups on acorn caps. These were collected at the 5/22/2011 Ct Mycological Society Foray. Several experienced folks did not have an ID for it.

The acorn caps in photo are appx 5/8" dam.

The largest cup is appx 1/8".

I dampened the fungi a little for the photos as it had dried out after being in my car on the way home from the foray.

I have the specimen in Connecticut.

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-62% (4)
Used references: Barrons Mushrooms of NE North America, Audubon Field Guide to North American Mushrooms
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: correct name entry.
64% (2)
Recognized by sight: Besides Myokey,
Is a great tool to search by substrate among other things.
However, with this asco, I dont necessarily think acorn cap is exclusive.
73% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Roz Lowen proposed this name

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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