Cunningham Park, Queens 5/19/2018

NYMS/NYC Wildflower Week Mushroom Walk Cunningham Park, Queens 5/19/2018
3 hr walk, ~15 people attending
About 15 people attending including Marielle Anzelone (NYC Wildflower Week) and NYMS guest speaker Richard Jacob (Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club). “Surprise” appearance by Bruch Reed, and welcome return of two NYMS regular members just back from the Gary Lincoff Memorial Foray in Chile.

Pouring rain for most of the walk with very soggy ground, following several days of on and off rain. Cool – low 60’s at best. About 60 species collected.

* New to park
**New to city

ASCOMYCETES

Apiosporoma morbosa
Biscogniauxia atropunctata
Camillea punctulata
Chlorosplenium terrestre
Coniochaeta ligniaria
*Colpoma quercinum
Creosphaeria sassafras
Daldinia childiae
Diatrype stigma
*Disciotis venosa ?!?!?
Hypoxylon howeanum (anamorph and teleomorph)
Kretzchmaria deusta
Lachnum virgineum(Dasyschyphus)
Peziza sp.
Xylaria hypoxylon
Whalleya microplaca

CRUSTS & PARCHMENT

Hydnochaete olivacea
Peniophora albobadia
Peniophora cinerea
Serpula himantioides
Stereum complicatum
Stereum ostrea
Xylobolus frustulatus

GILLED FUNGI

Armillaria mellea (rhizomorphs)
Coprinellus micaceus
Flammulina velutipes (old)
Gymnopus subnudus
Gymnopus sp.
Hypholoma fasciculare
Marasmius strictipes
Mycena haematopus
Mycena meliigena
Mycena sp.
Panellus stipticus
Pleurotus ostreatus
Pluteus cervinus
Psathyrella sp.
Resupinitus applicatus
Schizophyllum commune
Stropharia rugosannulata
Stropharia rugosannulata f. lutea
Tuberia sp.

JELLY FUNGI

Exidia glandulosa
Exidia recisa
Myxarium nucleatum?
Unidentified yellow jelly

POLYPORES

Bjerkandera adusta
Cerioporus squamosus (Polyporus squamosus)
Ganoderma lobatum
Irpex lacteus
Laetiporus sulphureus (old)
Lentinus arcularius (Polyporus arcularius)
Neofavolus alveolaris
Polyporus arcularis
Polyporus craterellus
Trametes gibbosa
Trametes (Lenzites) betulina
Trametes versicolor
Trichaptum biforme

ATRACTIELLOMYCETES

Leucogloea compressa

MYXOMYCETES

Lycogola epidendrum