Observation 98078: Plantae Haeckel

When: 2010-05-11

Collection location: Snake Road, Union Co., Illinois, USA [Click for map]

37.5461° -89.4391° 124m

Who: Andrew Durso (amdurso)

No specimen available

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By: Andrew Durso (amdurso)
2012-06-23 18:51:22 EDT (-0400)

Appreciate the correction. I think I have actually seen Lycogala in other spots before – I will have to look to see if I can find a picture.

Leave it in
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-06-23 18:48:54 EDT (-0400)

There have been other obs. that turned out to be plants. http://mushroomobserver.org/observer/observation_search?pattern=plantae
In addition there are many pics of parastic plants like indian pipes and squaw root.

By: Andrew Durso (amdurso)
2012-06-23 18:42:18 EDT (-0400)

Should it be taken down if it is a plant?

Really? What is it?
By: Andrew Durso (amdurso)
2012-06-23 18:41:45 EDT (-0400)
Lycogala epidendron
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-06-23 18:41:08 EDT (-0400)

is soft and gooey inside. It does not grow overlapped like this and does not have the pale colors.

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