Fan-shaped Jelly Fungus Dacryopinax spathularia (Schwein.) G. W. Martin

Description:

Fruiting body: Light yellow to bright yellow-orange; up to 1"; spatula/shoehorn-shaped; wavy, lobed margin; rubbery. Stalk: Round at base, flattened above; yellow to yellow-orange (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

Where to find:

Usually dense groups on debarked hardwood.

There are 57 records in the project database.

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Fan-shaped Jelly Fungus (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (12/13/2011). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Fan-shaped Jelly Fungus (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/2/2016). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Fan-shaped Jelly Fungus spores from a specimen collected in Howard Co., Maryland (8/2/2016). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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