Observation 75132: Marasmius corbariensis (Roum.) Singer

When: 2009-12-11

Collection location: UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Nhu Nguyen (xerantheum)

Specimen available

This tiny mushroom can also be found June 6, 2011 due to late seasonal rain. Look hard in very well decomposed olive leaf litter. The mushrooms are usually attached to well decayed, almost black colored leaves. This fungus was most likely introduced from Europe through olive trees.



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Used references: A monograph of marasmioid and collybioid fungi in Europe. By V. Antonín & M.E. Noordeloos, 2010.

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By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2014-03-20 00:44:45 CDT (-0500)
will be placed in a new genus
By: else
2011-09-02 12:31:46 CDT (-0500)

this tiny Marasmius belongs to section Hygrometrici, and Thomas Jenkinson & Dennis Desjardin at San Francisco State University discovered that this section does not belong to Marasmius, but in another family, and they are going to make a new genus for it.

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