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Tree Hair

Stemonitis splendens


Tall blackish brown sporangia on thin stalks, which were growing in dense clusters on rotting wood. They were about 25 mm tall, which is much larger than I normally see.


Growing on a rotting log in a deciduous forest.

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Christine Y.
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Christine Y.

Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.89, Long: -73.48

Spotted on Jul 11, 2018
Submitted on Jul 14, 2018

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