Observation 71273: Daldinia Ces. & De Not.

When: 2011-07-09

Collection location: Salamonie Reservoir, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Stephen Russell (Mycota)

No specimen available

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KOH on surface looked to be a dark purple.

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And it has
By: Stephen Russell (Mycota)
2011-07-10 03:33:25 CEST (+0200)

concentric bands on the inside when it is cut open.

Added an image
By: Stephen Russell (Mycota)
2011-07-10 03:30:25 CEST (+0200)

of the KOH reaction on the surface. Appeared to be a dark purplish hue.

Also, they do have a base on it, similar to a small Morganella pyriformis.

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-10 03:11:45 CEST (+0200)

Well that was an asco questioning!

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-10 03:08:02 CEST (+0200)

has that black small base on it most times. If you blow up the first image, I’d have to agree with you on that count. See, ascos are fun!

By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-07-10 02:57:10 CEST (+0200)

so what about Daldinia childiae?

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-10 02:49:48 CEST (+0200)

laughing. Now theres the Noah I knowa!

okay fine
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-07-10 02:47:21 CEST (+0200)

It’s a stupid asco, who cares what it is!

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-10 02:43:19 CEST (+0200)

You cant have your cake and eat it too. Either its an asco or its not.

First time
By: Stephen Russell (Mycota)
2011-07-10 02:42:05 CEST (+0200)

Ive seen that as well. I saved a few for that reason.

By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-07-10 02:39:00 CEST (+0200)

never seen a Daldinia start off orange before. Maybe some day I will learn them… Until then Daldinia concentrica group it is…

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