Observation 76990: Tolypocladium longisegmentatum (Ginns) Quandt, Kepler & Spatafora

When: 2011-09-18

Collection location: Ricketts Glen State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Mixed woods with oak, hemlock, White Pine.

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Recognized by sight: Very similar to a longisegmentis collection made last year. Dark shiny caps, yellowish stipes.

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In the photo showing the
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-09-24 10:17:45 EDT (-0400)

excavated specimens, you can see that one of them is attached to a tuber. I didn’t bother to clean it off. I took two of these home then forgot about them. Fished them out of the tackle box an hour ago, and they may still be good enough to look at under the scope. These certainly look just like ones which I collected last year (different location).


Attached to Elaphomyces granulatus probably-
By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-09-23 11:42:57 EDT (-0400)

-an underground fungus.

What were they attached to?
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-09-23 10:28:32 EDT (-0400)

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