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Recent observations

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What

Powdery Sea-Fog Lichen Niebla cephalota

Observer

metsa

Date

March 1, 2015 11:41 AM PST

Description

On monterey cypress, the only one I spotted.

Photos / Sounds

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What

quince rust Gymnosporangium clavipes

Observer

eric_hunt

Date

June 2, 2012 10:59 AM CDT

Description

There are several rusts that infect the fruits of trees in the Rosaceae. If I have mis-IDd this, please comment!

Common name: Cedar-Quince Rust

Aecia photographed growing on the fruit of Pyrus calleryana in Two Rivers Park, Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas

Photos / Sounds

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

February 28, 2015 12:26 PM AKST

Description

Central cord present. On Crataegus.

Photos / Sounds

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paul_norwood

Date

February 28, 2015 12:23 PM AKST

Description

No central cord. On alder

Photos / Sounds

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tomv

Date

February 14, 2015 10:46 AM PST

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Observer

johnsteel

Date

March 1, 2015

Description

Frequent on native trees in deep shade in cloud forest.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Old Man of the Woods Strobilomyces floccopus

Observer

eric_hunt

Date

September 15, 2012 01:01 PM CDT

Description

Cap was 4-5 inches across.

Growing in Boyle Park, Little Rock, Arkansas

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Observer

eric_hunt

Date

October 13, 2012 10:16 AM CDT

Description

These were fairly large - about 7-8 inches tall with a cap 3 inches or so across.

Photographed at Pinnacle Mountain State Park, Pulaski County, Arkansas

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Observer

eric_hunt

Date

October 14, 2012 01:57 PM CDT

Description

Photographed in Two Rivers Park, Little Rock, Arkansas

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Observer

kueda

Date

February 28, 2015 03:47 PM PST

Description

Host: coast live oak

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mccuneb

Date

February 15, 2015

Description

Abundant on deciduous trees and shrubs at edge of fields, Ankeny NWR

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

mccuneb

Date

February 15, 2015

Description

On fallen branch from Populus trichocarpa, forested wetlands at Ankeny NWR

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Description from Wikipedia

A fungus (/ˈfʌŋɡəs/; plural: fungi or funguses) is a member of a large group of eukaryotic organisms that includes microorganisms such as yeasts and molds (British English: moulds), as well as the more familiar mushrooms. These organisms are classified as a kingdom, Fungi, which is separate from plants, animals, protists and bacteria. One major difference is that fungal cells have cell walls that contain chitin, unlike the cell walls of plants and some protists, which contain...

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