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Tree Hair

Stemonitis splendens


Tall, brown sporangia on thin stalks, which were growing in dense clusters on rotting wood. Each tuft was about 15 mm tall.


Habitat: Growing on a rotting log in a deciduous forest.

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Christine Y.
Christine Y. 5 months ago

Thank you for the nomination!

AshleyT 5 months ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.90, Long: -73.49

Spotted on Sep 1, 2018
Submitted on Sep 2, 2018

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