Conifer-cone Baeospora Baeospora myosura (Fries) Singer  

Status:

Found single or in groups on conifer cones.

Description:

Cap: Cinnamon/tan, convex, smooth; thin flesh. Gills: White, crowded. Stalk: White to brown with tiny hairs, hollow; long white hairs (mycelium) at base. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 9 records in the project database.

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Conifer-cone Baeospora in Howard Co., Maryland (11/27/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

A Conifer-cone Baeospora (fruiting body on cone) in Howard Co., Maryland (11/23/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

A Conifer-cone Baeospora (side view showing gills, stalks, mycelium) in Howard Co., Maryland (11/1/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores from Conifer-cone Baeospora in Howard Co.,, Maryland (11/13/2017). Ellipsoid, smooth, hyaline; measured 3.7-4.5 x 1.9-2.5 ( 2.8) microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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