No Common Name Camarops petersii  

Status:

Found solitary or in small clusters on barkless oak logs.

Description:

Fruiting body: Black, shiny with tiny bumps; when young has a felt-like covering. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 15 records in the project database.

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Camarops petersii in Howard Co., Maryland (7/17/2014). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Camarops petersii in Prince George's Co., Maryland (2/14/2019). Determined by Bob and Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Camarops petersii in Howard Co., Maryland (7/31/2010). Image shows cut fruiting body exposing interior. Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Camarops petersii (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/2/2010). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Camarops petersii (young fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/17/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Camarops petersii in Prince George's Co., Maryland (2/14/2019). Determined by Bob and Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Camarops petersii specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (7/17/2014). Fusiform, smooth, black; measured 7.0-9.1 X 4.0-4.4 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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