M. C. B. Stifler

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  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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  • Creator
  • Label image for C0241372F
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  • Daldinia gelatinosa (Photo: Raphael Stern)
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    Description: Daldinia gelatinosa (Photo: Raphael Stern)
Current Determination: Daldinia gelatinosa Y. M. Ju et al.
Family: Xylariaceae
Det. by: M. Stadler : Fuhlrott Museum & Forschungsinstitut - Naturkundemuseum fur das Rheinland, Dec 2005
Identification notes: Rev. by Marc Stadler,. Wuppertal, Dec. 2005: Daldinia gelatinosa Y.-M. Ju, J. D. Rogers & San Martín Stromatal zonation like D. fissa with white broad lighter concentric zones; ascospores 13-17 x 6.5-7.5 µm, with narrowly rounded ends and perispore dehiscent in KOH. HPLC: Contains BNT, in agreement with stromatal pigments purple. Material is scarce but still sufficient for determination. The holotype of this species is from New Hampshire.
Location: United States of America: Pennsylvania
Locality: Pocono Lake Preserve
Coordinates: 41.1023 -75.5274

Collector(s): M. C. B. Stifler
Collection Date: 31 July 1935
Catalog Subset: Fungi
EMu IRN: 4276655
OccurenceID: d0b0797b-5a94-4167-bb73-751e6203dda0

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