When: 2008-07-02

Collection location: southeastern Ontario, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: jenver

No specimen available

Fruiting on well-rotted oak; up to 3 inches tall. Here we are debating whether this might be a Xylaria sp. or an old Clavaria.


Copyright © 2008 Versteeg 2008
Copyright © 2008 Versteeg 2008

Proposed Names

82% (3)
Recognized by sight: Possibly Xylaria polymorpha.
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: They look a bit skinny to me for _X. polymorpha, but it seems worth connecting it with the name for search and such. I know there’s an online key on this group, but I couldn’t remember enough details to track it down.
82% (1)
Recognized by sight: found this my self growing on rotted oak

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