No Common Name Resupinatus violaceofulvus (Fries) Murrill  

Status:

Found solitary or in groups on dead conifers.

Description:

Cap: Dark violet-brown; dry; covered with tiny fibers; flesh thin, color similar to cap. Gills: Pale violet. Stalk: Short; lateral. Two species of this genus occur on conifers. Spore size of fruiting bodies should be considered during identification. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 3 records in the project database.

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Resupinatus violaceofulvus (infertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/20/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Resupinatus violaceofulvus (fertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/20/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Resupinatus violaceofulvus in Howard Co., Maryland (8/12/2015). Determined by Jo and Bob Solem. Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Resupinatus violaceofulvus specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (6/20/2014). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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