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

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Observer

willfreyman

Date

July 3, 2015 10:52 AM PDT

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What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

The only plant of this seen in this area of mangroves.

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Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

Common on trunks and branches of mangroves here. Underside with small yellow pseudocyphellaria.

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Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

On mangrove branch.

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What

Tree Jelly Lichens Genus Collema

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

Grey apothecia. On mangrove trunk.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tree Jelly Lichens Genus Collema

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

On Mangrove trunk.

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What

Ciliate Strap-lichen Heterodermia leucomela

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

Large patch (the size of my hand) on mangrove trunk. The liverwort at upper left is a species of Frullania.

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Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

the past

Place

Xalapa (Google, OSM)

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What

hairy rubber cup Galiella rufa

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

July 4, 2015 02:17 PM EDT

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Observer

reallifeecology

Date

July 4, 2015 02:17 PM EDT

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What

Ochre Jelly Club Leotia lubrica

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

July 4, 2015 02:16 PM EDT

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Observer

reallifeecology

Date

July 4, 2015 02:16 PM 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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