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COMA Mush U 2017

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Scarlet Cup – Sarcoscypha duddleyi

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 Burnt Matches (Eutypella scoparia) – very common on hardwood sticks over winter

apiosporina

Black Knot of Cherry (Apiosporina morbosa ) 

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Coral Spot complex (Nectria s.l. sp. – Endothia gyrosa)

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Winter Mushroom miscellany

 

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Beefsteak Polypore – Fistuilna hepatica (choice edible) – a cyphelloid fungus !

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Cinnabar Polypore – Pysnoporus (Trametes) cinnabarinus

 NitschkiaEthan

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 Nitschkia broomeana – a very common tiny, spiky, black ball in masses on wood……(and ascus with spores) – photos by Ethan Crenson 

 

COMA MUSHROOM UNIVERSITY 2017

Third Class: March 18th – Please see the previous page, titled ‘CRUST FUNGI” – This illustrates 21 common crust fungi in our area

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Second Class, March 11th – Please look at the “page” entitled “ASCOMYCETES” – It’s a COMA Mushroom University 2016 page that goes over the rankings of fungi and the distribution of cup and flask fungi in the classification of the Ascos…..

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First Class: March 4th

Slides:

Orchid Show at the NYBG

Agaricus and Calvatia

Orchid mycorrhizae

Yellow Lady’s Slipper

Indian Pipe

Beech Trees

Russula

Pyrola rotundifolia

Costa Rican epiphytes

 

Merismodes

Cyphelloid Fungi

Cyphelloid Fungi of Ohio / Cooke

Calyptella capula

Henningsomyces candidus

Fistulina hepatica

Fistulina hepatica

Fistulina hepatica

 

Lentinus tigrinus (secotioid form)

Secotioid Fungi

Agaricus deserticola

Thaxterogaster = Cortinarius

The Secotioid Syndrome / Thiers

 

Sloth

Sloth hair as source of medicinal fungi

Sloth

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Useful REFERENCES for this season’s classes:

Bessette, Alan, et al…….”Boletes of Eastern North America” ($70)

Beug, M and A. Bessette. “Ascomycete Fungi of North America” ($85)

Kerrigan, Rick. “The Genus Agaricus” ($130)

Lincoff, Gary. “The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms” – print edition!

Petersen, Jens. “The Kingdom of Fungi” ($20)

Ristich, Sam. “Sam’s Corner: The Public Journal of a Mushroom Guru.” 2nd Edition, 2016

Sinclair, W. & H. Lyon. “Diseases of Trees and Shrubs,” 2nd edition ($83)

MykoWeb.com…….The website to check for references not otherwise available: Click on “Systematics” and see if it’s got what you want.

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