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  • English
    • Sac Fungi
  • Scientific Names
    • Ascomycota
    • Ascomycetes
  • Spanish
    • Hongos de saco, levaduras y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Powdery Mildew Golovinomyces orontii

Observer

andrewpayne

Date

September 5, 2014 01:00 PM CDT

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Observer

dshell

Date

September 27, 2014 10:38 AM PDT

Description

Looks like cramp balls (D. grandis), however there are many other D. species and I don't personally know enough about their appearance, distribution, or differentiation to feel I can give a positive ID.

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Observer

kueda

Date

September 23, 2014 11:29 AM EDT

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Observer

kueda

Date

September 23, 2014 10:36 AM EDT

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Observer

kueda

Date

September 23, 2014 10:30 AM EDT

Description

My photos are horrible, but it was an interesting little lichen. Growing on tree bark.

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Observer

kueda

Date

September 23, 2014 10:26 AM EDT

Description

Cladonia to the left and right, to be sure, but what about the green on top, white on bottom stuff in the middle with smaller apothecia? Growing on soil, or maybe moss.

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Observer

docentgal

Date

September 27, 2014 12:27 PM PDT

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What

British soldier lichen Cladonia cristatella

Observer

docentgal

Date

September 27, 2014 11:33 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

British soldier lichen Cladonia cristatella

Observer

docentgal

Date

September 27, 2014 11:33 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Lace lichen Ramalina menziesii

Observer

docentgal

Date

September 27, 2014 10:32 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Maritime Sunburst Lichen Xanthoria parietina

Observer

amarena

Date

September 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

P1560882

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 02:05 PM EDT

Description

Specialist fungi -- fresh!

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Description from Wikipedia

Ascomycota is a Division/Phylum of the kingdom Fungi that, together with the Basidiomycota, form the subkingdom Dikarya. Its members are commonly known as the sac fungi. They are the largest phylum of Fungi, with over 64,000 species. The defining feature of this fungal group is the "ascus" (from Greek: ἀσκός (askos), meaning "sac" or "wineskin"), a microscopic sexual structure in which nonmotile spores, called ascospores, are formed. However, some species of the Ascomycota are asexual, meaning...

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