Species list from Bird Park Bioblitz on 06/02/2018

More than 20 adults and lots of kids turned out for WPMC’s walk at Bird Park on June 2, as part of the Mt. Lebanon Conservancy’s BioBlitz. We were accompanied by a writer and photographer for Mt. Lebanon Magazine. WPMC Mycologists and Identifiers were Jim Tunney, La Monte Yarroll, John Plischke III, Blaine Sanner and Dick Dougall.

Species list entered by Jim Tunney.

List of species found on the walk at Bird Park Bioblitz:
Allodus podophylla (Mayapple Rust),
Artomyces pyxidatus (Crown-tipped Coral Fungus),
Auricularia auricula (Tree-ear / Wood Ear),
Bolbitius titubans (Egg Yolk),
Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa (Coral Slime),
Cerrena unicolor (),
Climadon pulcherrinis (),
Coprinellus micaceus (Mica Cap),
Crepidotus applanatus (Flat Crep),
Crucibulum leave (),
Daedalea quercina (Thick-maze Oak Polypore),
Daldinia concentrica (Carbon Balls),
Ductifera pululahuana (White jelly fungus),
Ganoderma applanatum (Artist’s Conk),
Gymnopus subnudus (),
Hemitrichia calyculata (),
Hypomyces chrysospermus (Bolete Mold),
Kretzschmaria deusta (Carbon Cushion, Brittle Cinder),
Laetiporus sulphureus (Chicken Mushroom; Sulphur Shelf),
Lycogala epidendrum (Wolf’s Milk Slime),
Marasmius opacus (),
Marasmius rotula (Pinwheel Marasmius),
Megacollybia rodmani (Platterful Mushroom),
Mollisia cinerea (),
Mycena galericulata (Common Mycena; Rosy-gill Fairy-helmet),
Mycena haematopus (Bleeding Mycena),
Mycena leaiana (Orange Mycena),
Neofavolus alveolaris (Hexagonal-pored Polypore),
Oudemansiella mucida (),
Parasola plicatilis (Japanese Umbrella Inky),
Flammulaster erinaceellus (),
Pleurotus pulmonarius (Summer Oyster),
Pluteus cervinus (Deer mushroom),
Pluteus longistriatus (Pleated Pluteus),
Polyporus craterellus (),
Polyporus elegans (Elegant Polypore),
Polyporus squamosus (Dryad’s Saddle, Pheasant Polypore),
Psathyrella candolleana (),
Psathyrella hydrophila (),
Psilocybe ovoideocystidiata (Psilocybe Ovoid),
Resupinatus applicatus (Black Jelly Oyster),
Schizophyllum commune (Split Gill),
Scutellinia scutellata (Reddish Eyelash Cup),
Stemonitis splendens (Chocolate Tube Slime),
Stereum complicatum (Crowded Parchment),
Steccherinum ochraceum (),
Stereum ostrea (False Turkey-tail),
Tetrapyrgos nigripes (Black-footed Marasmus),
Tremellodendron schweinitzii (),
Trichaptum biforme (Violet Toothed-Polypore),
Xylaria cubensis (),
Xylaria longipes (),
Xylaria polymorpha (Dead Man’s Fingers),
Xylaria vasconica (Carbon Antlers),

Other species:
Resinomycena sp.
Physarum sp.
Macbrideola sp.
Honey mushroom mycelium,
Coprinellus radians (), orange ozonium mat observed,

Photos by John Pilschke III.

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