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What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

danmorton

Date

June 17, 2024 10:51 AM PDT

Description

Tiny mushrooms growing on decayed alder log. Cap 1 - 3 mm across. Clamps present. Basidia 5 - 5.5 µm wide. Spores 6.1 - 8.8 x 3.4 - 4.5 µm.

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What

Eyelash Cups (Genus Scutellinia)

Observer

ethancrenson

Date

June 16, 2024 02:18 PM EDT

Description

micros coming. please hold.

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What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

warren_cardimona

Date

June 16, 2024 03:56 PM PDT

Description

not confident about Rickenella...

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Observer

panadora

Date

June 2024

Description

Blacken over time.

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What

Basidiomycete Fungi (Phylum Basidiomycota)

Observer

leah_mycelia

Date

June 18, 2024 01:26 PM CDT

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What

Manzanita Hoof Polypore (Phellinus arctostaphyli)

Observer

torlivdo

Date

June 9, 2024 01:39 PM PDT

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What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

nudge9

Date

June 13, 2024 05:14 PM PDT

Description

Solo.

Spores: brown

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What

Common Tarcrust Fungus (Diatrype stigma)

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

June 13, 2024 04:45 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

leptonia

Date

June 5, 2024 04:52 PM PDT

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Observer

mandymushii

Date

June 12, 2024 11:54 AM PDT

Description

On downed sitka spruce

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Observer

alison_pollack

Date

June 6, 2024 11:25 AM PDT

Description

In snowmelt area. ID'd by @warren_cardimona.

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Observer

reago

Date

June 10, 2024 05:01 PM PDT

Description

the gray ones

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What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

joemat

Date

May 31, 2024 05:01 PM MDT

Description

Mix conifers with fir and spruce, subalpine.
Cap 4 cms.
Gills adnate, with a darker edge.
Spore deposit presumable whitish.

Photos / Sounds

What

Boletes (Family Boletaceae)

Observer

sadie_hickey

Date

June 2024

Description

Tiny bolete found in disturbed area under oaks and apple trees. Pileus chestnut brown, pores white, staining brown. Stipe wide, brown to tan.

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

taraseverns

Date

June 8, 2024 11:04 AM HST

Description

On Eucalyptus Robusta bark

Photos / Sounds

What

Milk-white Toothed Polypore (Irpex lacteus)

Observer

jackjohnsonn

Date

June 6, 2024 06:35 PM CDT

Description

Irpicoid teeth, lightly hairy pileus.
Unchanging in KOH.
Spores
Elliptic to allantoid, hyaline, inamyloid.
(5.1) 5.2 - 6.7 (7.2) × (2.1) 2.3 - 3.06 (3.1) µm
Q = (1.9) 2 - 2.6 (3.3) ; N = 25
Me = 6 × 2.7 µm ; Qe = 2.3

Hyphal system dimitic.
Generative hyphae up to 4um
Skeletal hyphae 3 - 7um

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Observer

jackjohnsonn

Date

June 1, 2024 09:26 AM CDT

Description

On decaying hardwood with Tough, odorless, angular pores. KOH red-orange. Quercus, Carya, Hophornbeam, Betula, Acer nearby.

Microscopic notes
Spores elliptic to nearly round, sometimes appearing pyriform in profile, apiculus minute but present.

(3.9) 4 - 4.6 (4.8) × (2.5) 2.8 - 3.4 (3.5) µm
Q = (1.2) 1.24 - 1.5 (1.6) ; N = 21
Me = 4.2 × 3.1 µm ; Qe = 1.4

Generative Hyphae
2.9-3.2
n=5
Clamps abundant. Dimitic or pseudodimitic. With encrusted pseudocystidia emerging from the context, usually lightly encrusted but sometimes moderately. sparse lollipop shaped cystidia also present.
Basidia 4 spored.

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What

Basidiomycete Fungi (Phylum Basidiomycota)

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 29, 2024 10:35 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

pynklynx

Date

June 4, 2024 01:43 PM PDT

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Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

June 5, 2024 02:47 PM MDT

Description

On burned aspen

Photos / Sounds

What

Psilocybe Mushrooms (Genus Psilocybe)

Observer

cpqbivins

Date

June 3, 2024 03:43 PM PDT

Description

Fruiting at meadows edge in grass and moss, extremely saturated, meadow in bog-like flooded conditions just a few feet away, tons of snow banks melting a few yards away

Photos / Sounds

What

Butter Boletes (Genus Butyriboletus)

Observer

cpqbivins

Date

June 3, 2024 09:31 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ochre Bracket (Trametes ochracea)

Observer

perki2

Date

June 3, 2024 06:16 PM PDT

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Observer

corndog

Date

June 1, 2024 04:04 PM PDT

Description

In Cudoniella2 close to C. clavus? 3-4mm. semi-aquatic, in mountain stream.

last two photos taken after they had dried out a little.

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Observer

jordan_gates_

Date

May 26, 2024 02:56 PM PDT

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Observer

corndog

Date

May 4, 2024 12:46 PM PDT

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What

Higher Ascomycetes (Subphylum Pezizomycotina)

Observer

warren_cardimona

Date

May 19, 2024 11:42 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Corona Cup (Plectania melastoma)

Observer

leah_mycelia

Date

April 20, 2024 01:12 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ebony Cup (Pseudoplectania nigrella)

Observer

leah_mycelia

Date

April 20, 2024 01:04 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

leah_mycelia

Date

April 20, 2024 02:57 PM PDT

Description

I think @mandymushii saved this one for FUNDIS sequencing?

Photos / Sounds

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

May 26, 2024 02:52 PM PDT

Description

Found in a forest adjacent to open and expansive lava fields with scattered Calocedrus decurrens, Abies, Pinus, and low-growing Chrysolepis sempervirens, Shasta-Trinity National Forest
Growing on a dead, lichen-covered conifer branch
Loosely circular to dish-shaped pinkish fuzzy fungus with a darker margin
Smell indistinct

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Observer

jackjohnsonn

Date

May 29, 2024 04:31 PM CDT

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Observer

damontighe

Date

May 28, 2024 06:03 PM PDT
Fungi

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What

Hongos (Kingdom Fungi)

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 28, 2024 04:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Panther (Amanita pantherinoides)

Observer

philipdekat

Date

May 2024

Description

CM24-06537
Fruiting singly under Douglas fir trees on steep hillside in the grass.

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 27, 2024 03:13 PM PDT

Description

Fruity scent

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 26, 2024 11:37 AM PDT

Description

FDS-CA-05294
On fir needles

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 26, 2024 11:55 AM PDT

Description

FDS-CA-05295

Photos / Sounds

Date

May 2024

Description

Updating this :
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/213024759

Drier conditions caused them to close up.

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Observer

joepaquin

Date

March 2024

Description

Under Monterey Cypress. Red staining, no KOH reaction, no phenolic odor. Very chunky.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

joepaquin

Date

May 2024

Description

Under P. ponderosa. Smell and taste mild.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

joepaquin

Date

April 22, 2024 08:15 AM PDT

Description

Post fire area from 2020.

Photos / Sounds

What

Puffballs (Family Lycoperdaceae)

Observer

joepaquin

Date

May 2024

Description

Under Monterey Cypress

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What

California Dogface (Zerene eurydice)

Observer

arlenedevitt

Date

May 2024

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What

Brittlestems and Allies (Family Psathyrellaceae)

Observer

nudge9

Date

May 23, 2024 12:13 PM PDT

Description

Solo, and tiny.
Growing from a stick (probably salmon berry).

Spores: Dark, smooth, thick walled, symmetrically ellipsoid, aprox. 6 x 9 um.
These spores did not "drop". They were stuck to the gills.

40x shot included.

ID Notes:
close visually to Coprinopsis friesii and to Coprinellus Sect. Domestici

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Observer

johnplischke

Date

August 3, 2019

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What

Cups (Genus Peziza)

Observer

torlivdo

Date

May 6, 2024 03:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

graysquirrel

Date

May 15, 2024 02:22 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

May 18, 2024 12:46 PM PDT

Description

Found in conifer-dominant subalpine forest southeast of Anthony's Peak, Mendocino National Forest
Growing in Abies duff near snow under Abies magnifica and Abies concolor, looked as if there was a low intensity burn in the area
Pileus smooth, waxy, depressed, slightly sulcate, dark brown in center becoming lighter near margin, hygrophanous. Lamellae broadly attached to sub-decurrent, grey, sub-distant, waxy feeling. Stipe equal, fibrous, covered in fine white fibrils
Smell indistinct

Photos / Sounds

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

May 17, 2024 05:51 PM PDT

Description

Conifer-dominant subalpine forest southeast of Anthony's Peak, Mendocino National Forest
Growing in Abies duff near snow under Abies magnifica and Abies concolor with Calocedrus decurrens and Pinus ponderosa nearby
Pileus purplish/brown becoming lighter near edge with an in-rolled margin, suede to leathery in texture. Lamellae custard yellow, notched, bruising orange/brown. Stipe equal, fibrous, pinkish to purplish in color, finely tomentose
Growing in fir duff in snow melt zone
Smell indistinct
Taste slightly bitter
Orange brown KOH
Lamellae and still base fluoresce yellow/green

Photos / Sounds

What

March Waxy Cap (Hygrophorus marzuolus)

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

May 17, 2024 05:07 PM PDT

Description

Found in conifer-dominant subalpine forest southeast of Anthony's Peak, Mendocino National Forest
Growing in abundance near snow under Abies magnifica and Abies concolor
Growing sub-hypogeously in "shrumps". Pileus smooth, greyish/silver to white, covered in soil. Lamellae close, white when young becoming grayish in age broadly attached, waxy. Stipe thick, dense, fibrous, mostly equal, solid throughout
Smell indistinct
Taste mild
No KOH
Stipe base fluoresces bright green

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Observer

panadora

Date

May 2024

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What

Pine Bracket (Porodaedalea pini)

Observer

dietel

Date

May 18, 2024 10:39 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

naiawest

Date

May 15, 2024 12:23 PM MDT

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What

Heath Waxcap (Gliophorus laetus)

Observer

reago

Date

May 14, 2024 09:45 AM PDT

Description

not sure on species but the decurrent, oranges-peachy gills and uplifted margin in age make me think G. laetus. viscid on all parts

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Observer

mandymushii

Date

May 14, 2024 01:28 PM PDT

Description

White cup with ragged margin and warty exterior,
Stipe present,
White UV,
Growing trailside in mossy soil,
Near alder/redwood

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

Observer

tyson_ehlers

Date

May 10, 2024 12:52 PM PDT

Description

In soil and moss under burned log following recent forest fire. Gills more pink than photos show..

Photos / Sounds

Observer

packardr90

Date

June 21, 2014 11:05 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Fuzz (Punctularia atropurpurascens)

Observer

sdmyco

Date

February 25, 2024 02:17 PM PST

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What

Cavaliers (Genus Melanoleuca)

Observer

rosawoodsii

Date

May 12, 2024 05:30 PM PDT

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Observer

dietel

Date

May 12, 2024 01:07 PM PDT

Description

Underside of wet, decaying log

Photos / Sounds

Date

May 12, 2024 12:08 PM PDT

Description

Doug for log. Crust came off of the log very easily and both were very wet. pics 8-10 show KOH react

Photos / Sounds

What

Shelf Fungi (Order Polyporales)

Observer

leptonia

Date

May 2, 2024 12:00 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

Oleander Aphid (Aphis nerii)

Observer

torlivdo

Date

May 2024

Description

On milkweed

Photos / Sounds

What

Prostrate Knotweed (Polygonum aviculare)

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 9, 2024 10:09 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Artist's Brackets, Reishi, and Allies (Genus Ganoderma)

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

May 8, 2024 12:49 PM PDT

Description

Found in a cultivated garden in a clients yard in south Sebastopol
Growing on a well decomposed Platanus occidentalis stump
Hard, brown, woody surface with smooth white pored underneath. Immediate brown bruising on pored when scratched. Growing on a stump where there was a large flush of Trametes versicolor last year, maybe acting as a secondary/tertiary decomposer?
Taste bitter
Strong and intense polypore smell, not particularly distinct though
KOH brown

Fungi

Photos / Sounds

What

Hongos (Kingdom Fungi)

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 5, 2024 04:52 PM PDT

Description

Root rot of Arbutus

They usually dense wood is flaky and soft, but only near the route base of trunk zone

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mandymushii

Date

April 21, 2024 12:22 PM PDT

Description

Found by Connor Dooley,
Parasitized beetle larvae,
Tall, dark stroma sticking out of sand,
Growing trailside in Dunes

Photos / Sounds

Observer

tyson_ehlers

Date

May 4, 2024 03:39 PM PDT

Description

On rotten Betula papyrifera wood. Apothecia: up to ~3.5 mm. Asci: 77-87 x 7.3 µm, tips amyloid; with croziers; paraphyses filiform, septate, about as long as asci, 1.5-2.0 um diam. Subiculum hyphae: septate, thin-walled, smooth, hyaline, 1.7-2.5 µm diam. External hairs: reddish brown to yellowish, multiseptate, enlarged at tips, 40-60 x 3-5 µm diam. Spores: (11.9)13.8-18.1(24.6) x (2.6)(2.8-3.5(4.5) µm, fusiform, 1-3 septate,

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dietel

Date

May 1, 2024 01:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

carexobnupta

Date

July 29, 2021 06:36 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

forage_cali

Date

April 2024

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

stucumber

Date

April 2024

Description

Pulvinate grey squishy fruit bodies on fallen chamise wood, some tightly clustered or cespitose, some tessellated on surface of wood. Seemed fresh and non-lichenized but looked like lichen and could be?

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

stucumber

Date

April 2024

Description

Black spherical perithecia embedded in crust on fallen chamise branch, possibly pathogenic.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jackjohnsonn

Date

April 28, 2024 02:45 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

April 25, 2024 11:57 AM PDT

Description

Castle Rock State Park- Pseudotsuga menziesii, Arbutus menziesii, Notholithocarpus densiflorus dominant mixed hardwood/conifer forest
Growing on cut end of a well a decomposed large diameter Pseudotsuga menziesii log just off the Saratoga Gap Trail
Very tiny, relatively featureless, astipitate orange cups

Growing on same log as:
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/210284423
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/210285208
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/210286596

Photos / Sounds

What

Split Porecrust (Xylodon paradoxus)

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

April 25, 2024 02:59 PM PDT

Description

Castle Rock State Park- Pseudotsuga menziesii, Arbutus menziesii, Notholithocarpus densiflorus dominant mixed hardwood/conifer forest
Growing on the underside of decorticated Arbutus menziesii off the Saratoga Gap Trail
White to light orange/brown resupinate pored crust. Pored elongate to almost resemble teeth
Like “scentless” laundry detergent... don't really know how else to explain it!
Taste sour/bitter
KOH orange/brownish
Whole sporocarp fluoresces yellow/green and KOH fluoresces bright blue

Photos / Sounds

Observer

aaron_tupac

Date

April 2024

Photos / Sounds

What

Pezizas, Desert Truffles, and Allies (Family Pezizaceae)

Observer

reago

Date

April 23, 2024 05:25 PM PDT

Description

under surface textured/finely bumpy, stipe less than 1cm, firm gelatinous texture, growing on redwood duff and in moss next to a leaking pipe. thick and distinct stipe. no odor. hymeniform smooth and darker than flesh.
spores smooth and ellipsoid.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rusty Porecrust (Fuscoporia ferruginosa)

Observer

hendre17

Date

April 23, 2024 09:36 AM PDT

Description

Large fruiting coating a fallen Alnus rubra.
Reddish brown overall with minute shelving above pores.
Harvested two sections.
Applied 3% KOH to surface. Darkened, but no distinct change after 5 minutes.
Removed thin pore layer surface/tissue and mounted in 3% KOH on a glass slide.
MICROSCOPY:
Setae: abundant along outer edge of tissue. Long and spear like with fine pointed/sharp tips.
Basidia: 4 sterigmate.
Hyphae: Septate, notches, notch points slightly flaring at intersection or where separated.
Spores: Ellipsoid, with a single guttule(oil dot) in center of each spore(appearing like black eyed peas). Very small, thin walled.
All macroscopic and microscopic features match for F. ferruginosa.
Dehydrating both specimens to bag for herbarium collection/genetic record.
My corresponding Mushroomobserver observation below-

https://mushroomobserver.org/548282?q=1pyPk

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Observer

stucumber

Date

March 2024

Description

Under sagebrush in mossy soil

Photos / Sounds

What

Mica Cap (Coprinellus micaceus)

Observer

philipdekat

Date

April 23, 2024 01:32 PM PDT

Description

CM24-06501
Fruiting very abundantly on fallen fir tree (I think).
Bouncy when touched, sprinkles on the cap. Dark nipple in the center of the cap on young and old fruiting bodies. Young fruiting bodies are very firm.
Fruiting abundantly under Sitka spruce, fir, redwood, alder, and a mix of other hardwoods. Young fruiting bodies have lighter gills and older ones have darker gills.
Koh is light brown
No uv reaction

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What

Bracket Polypores (Family Fomitopsidaceae)

Observer

dietel

Date

April 13, 2024 11:03 AM EDT

Description

On the cut end of fallen pine

Photos / Sounds

What

Quinine Conk (Laricifomes officinalis)

Observer

noiselessowl

Date

April 2024

Photos / Sounds

Observer

stucumber

Date

April 2024

Description

In mossy trailcut of oak woodland to chaparral transition zone with coast live oak, redshanks, sage, monkeyflower. Excipulum tomentose

Photos / Sounds

What

Split Porecrust (Xylodon paradoxus)

Observer

perki2

Date

April 19, 2024 12:28 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

yipkiyay

Date

January 12, 2024 10:27 AM PST

Description

CM24-04111

Photos / Sounds

Observer

symbiiotica

Date

April 15, 2024 12:34 PM PDT

Description

Creek trail, Sugarloaf State Park. Arbutus menziesii, Quercus, Pseudotsuga menziesii, Umbellularia californica, Heteromeles arbutifolia dominated mixed hardwood/conifer forest
Growing on wet hardwood, leaf litter and dead moss in partially buried pile of Quercus or Umbellularia californica
Multi-colored resupinate fungus studded with small lumps throughout. Growing margin bright yellow with visible mycelial structure. Exuding wine-red guttation droplets closer to growing edges. Very thin and fragile.
Smell indistinct
Wildly intense neon/royal blue fluorescence

Photos / Sounds

Observer

leah_mycelia

Date

April 14, 2024 12:23 PM PDT

Description

On old Rubus parviflorus canes

Photos / Sounds

Observer

wombatlover88

Date

April 13, 2024 02:59 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Split Porecrust (Xylodon paradoxus)

Observer

sarahlovesthesea

Date

February 17, 2024 11:40 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Pezizas, Desert Truffles, and Allies (Family Pezizaceae)

Observer

sarahlovesthesea

Date

March 3, 2024 11:06 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Plain Earthtongue (Geoglossum umbratile)

Observer

hendre17

Date

April 12, 2024 11:14 AM PDT

Description

Fruiting in soil/duff/needle litter/debris beneath Western red cedar and Douglas fir.
Unusually large/meaty fruiting bodies.
Stems/lower portion dark coco brown contrasting the all black caps.
Harvested 4 specimens.
Analayzed exterior with my Apexel macro lens attachment. NO SETAE=Geoglossum. Also not viscid.
Removed a portion of exterior tissue from multiple fertile cap points and crush mounted in Lugol’s solution and drop of 3% KOH.
MICROSCOPY:
Spores: 7 septate(with 8 sections). All analyzed are 7 septate and slightly curved.
Asci: 8 spored.
Paraphyses: long, thicker than any Geoglossaceae I’ve analyzed. Swollen/curved/curled tips. Extending longer than Asci.
All features match for Geoglossum umbratile.
Dehydrating specimens for herbarium collection/genetic record.
My corresponding Mushroomobserver observation linked below-

https://mushroomobserver.org/547895?q=1oaSB

Photos / Sounds

What

Shelf Fungi (Order Polyporales)

Observer

mandymushii

Date

April 11, 2024 11:10 AM PDT

Description

Creamy crust,
On downed alder next parking lot,
White UV,
Brown KOH,
Near sitka spruce/hemlock

Photos / Sounds

Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

April 7, 2024 01:34 PM -05

Description

On hardwood

Photos / Sounds

What

Brownflesh Bracket (Coriolopsis gallica)

Observer

ravenbarbera

Date

April 6, 2024 11:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ascomycete Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)

Observer

damontighe

Date

April 6, 2024 11:53 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sadie_hickey

Date

April 3, 2024 09:28 AM PDT

Description

on mossy bank in redwood forest

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nudge9

Date

January 20, 2024 12:53 PM PST

Description

Likely growing on alder.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mandymushii

Date

April 4, 2024 12:18 PM PDT

Description

Pale, applanate cap,
Creamy gills,
Slender stipe with white fuzz at base,
Indistinct taste,
Cardboard odor,
Growing next to parking lot,
Near redwood

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