No Common Name Arrhenia epichysium (Pers.) Redhead, Lutzoni, Moncalvo & Vilgalys

Description:

Cap: Grayish-brown, initially slightly convex with inrolled margin, becoming centrally depressed with radial lines. Gills: Pale gray-brown, decurrent. Stem: Colored like cap, mycelium at base (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

Where to find:

Habitat: Scattered or clusters, on decaying hardwoods or conifers.

Relationships:

Michael Kuo states that this species is parasitic on moss.

There are 2 records in the project database.

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Arrhenia epichysium in Howard Co., Maryland (11/11/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Arrhenia epichysium in Howard Co., Maryland (11/11/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Arrhenia epichysium in Howard Co., Maryland (11/11/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Arrhenia epichysium spores collected in Howard Co., Maryland (11/11/2014). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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