Central Park – 12/4/2016

CENTRAL PARK FORAY – DECEMBER 4, 2016
(* NEW for Central Park)
50+ species plus 4 new for Central Park!

ASCOMYCETES

Apiosporina morbosa
Daldinia concentrica complex
Diatrype stigma
Diatrypella sp. ? (like tiny opening pastry shells with black balls inside)
Erisyphe quercina (white mold on fallen oak leaves)
Eutypella scoparia (long, thin, straight or squggly black structures)
Kretschmaria deusta
Lasiosphaeria sp.? (mass of tiny, black, roughened balls on wood)
Lophodermium sp. (on white pine needles)
Mollisia sp. (tiny gray and cream saucer-like cups on fallen branch)
Phaeocalicium polyporaeum (on Trichaptum biforme)
*Black “towers” (Glyphium-like?) – NEW for CP, whatever it is!

CRUSTS & PARCHMENT

Dendrothele sp. (white patches on cedar)
Fibrodontia gossypina
Hydnochaete olivacea
Peniophora albobadia
Stereum complicatum
Stereum gausapatum (bleeding Stereum)
Stereum hirsutum
Various unidentified crust fungi

GASTEROMYCETES

Lycoperdon pyriforme
Scleroderma cepa

GILLED FUNGI

Clitocybe (Lepista) nuda
Gymnopus (Collybia) erythropus
Flammulina velutipes
*Hebeloma hiemale
Hypholoma lateritium (sublateritium)
Hypsizygus ulmarius
*Melanoleuca sp. – NEW to CP / maybe NEW to NYC !
Mycena sp. (dark brown caps)
Panellus stipticus (very “fresh”)
Pleurotus osteratus
Psathyrella conopilus
Schizophyllum commune

JELLY FUNGI

Exidia glandulosa
Exidia recisa

POLYPORES

Ganoderma applanatum
Ganoderma curtisii
Gloeophyllum sepiarium
Irpex lacteus
Ischnoderma resinosum
Laetiporus sulphureus (old)
Phellinus robiniae
Phellinus sp. (resupinate)
Poronidulus conchifer
Trametes (Lenzites) betulina
Trametes corvina
Trametes gibbosa
Trametes hirsuta
Trametes versicolor
Trichaptum biforme
Large perennial polypore on fallen tree (Perenniporia ?)

MYXOMYCETES

Tiny blue balls to be identified (calcium deposits?)