Van Cortlandt Park – 4/7/2018

Van Cortlandt Park Pop-up Walk 4/07/2018
East side of park, 4 hr walk, ~25 people attending, including two special guests, Tom Volk and Nancy Ward (of the West Virginia Mushroom Club). Has been crazy cold, with a lot of snow even in the last two weeks, but snow melts quickly. Barely signs of spring. About 40 degrees.
>60 species
*=new to park , **new to city

ASCOMYCETES

Annulohypoxylon annulatum
Annulohypoxylon sp.
Apiosporina morbosa
Biscogniauxia atropunctata
*Byssosphaeria rhodomphala
Cosmospora sp.
Creosphaeria sassafras
Daldinia childiae
Diatrype stigma
Endothia gyrosa
Eutypella cf. leprosa
Eutypa spinosa
Eutypella scoparia
Hypoxylon rubiginosum
Hysterobrevum mori
Kretzschmaria deusta
Mollisia sp.
Patellaria atrata
Phaeocalicium polyporaeum
Rosellinia corticium
Rosellinia subiculata
Whalleya microplaca
Xylaria liquidambris
Xylaria longiana
unidentified hysterioid fungi

CRUSTS & PARCHMENT

Athelia epiphylla
Hydnochaete olivacea
Peniophora albobadia
Peniophora cinerea
Peniophora sambuca
Radulodon copelandii
Stereum ostreum
Xylobolus frustulatus

GILLED FUNGI

Armillaria mellea (rhizomorphs)
Flammulina velutipes
Panellus stipticus
Pleurotus ostreatus
Schizophyllum commune

JELLY FUNGI

Auricularia americana
Exidia glandulosa
Exidia recisa
Tremella mesenterica

POLYPORES

Cerioporus squamosus
*Ceriporia spissa
Daedaleopsis confragosa
Irpex lacteus
Ischnoderma resinosum
Phaeolus schweinitzii
Phellinus gilvus
Phellinus robiniae
Polyporus brumalis
Polyporus squamosus
Trametes (Lenzites) betulina
Trametes (Pycnoporus) cinnabarina
Trametes (Poronidulus) conchifer
Trametes gibbosa
Trametes hirsuta
Trametes versicolor
Trichaptum biforme

MYXOMYCETES

Metatrichia vesparium
Yellow unidentified slime mold