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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Dust Lichens Genus Lepraria

Observer

majo00

Date

August 21, 2015

Description

Cont. down the hill.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

majo00

Date

August 21, 2015

Description

Coming down through the Ben Lomond Forest.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

beavigal

Date

September 3, 2015 11:09 PM CEST

Description

Growing on rocks in the North Fork Trail at Quinault.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Wood Cup Chlorociboria aeruginascens

Observer

mjbach

Date

August 20, 2015 05:39 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

atassin

Date

August 23, 2015

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Square

What

Mealy Pixie Cup Cladonia chlorophaea

Observer

jwalewski

Date

September 1, 2015 01:17 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Goldspeck Candelariella vitellina

Observer

jwalewski

Date

September 1, 2015 10:50 AM CDT

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Square

What

Cumberland Rock Shield Xanthoparmelia cumberlandia

Observer

jwalewski

Date

September 1, 2015 10:50 AM CDT

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Square

Observer

traceme17

Date

September 2, 2015 01:09 PM NZST

Description

Light brown slimmy cup fungus

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Square

What

Common Goldspeck Candelariella vitellina

Observer

celticcail

Date

September 1, 2015 02:33 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Wolf Lichen Letharia vulpina

Observer

eastwind

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

Growing on an incense cedar tree.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

British Soldier Lichen Cladonia cristatella

Observer

coatlicue

Date

April 10, 2009 02:11 AM EDT
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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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