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Bolete mold

Hypomyces cerviginus

Description:

Creeping white mold-like fungus that parasitized an elfin saddle (Helvella vespertina or H. lacunosa)

Habitat:

Under Sitka spruce.

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2 Comments

shebebusynow
shebebusynow 5 years ago

Yeah, "Bolete mold" is a little too specific. Guess it's best to stick with the Latin names :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Very interesting. One ascomycota attacking another. I guess the name Bolete mold doesn't really apply to this species.

shebebusynow
Spotted by
shebebusynow

Oregon, USA

Spotted on Nov 16, 2013
Submitted on Nov 25, 2013

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