Species list from Devil’s Hollow on 06/08/2019

As the cicadas from Brood VIII start to hatch in the area look for dead ones where the abdomen is missing or been filled with a pale yellow fungal growth. This is Massospora cicadina or the Flying salt… Read More

Species list from Phipps Conservancy Bio-Blitz on 06/02/2019

Two walks were held at the Phipps BioBlitz. A write up for the day and full results for all species are here. Species list entered by James Wasik. Species identified by Identified by La Monte Yarroll. List of… Read More

Species list from McConnells Mill State Park on 05/25/2019

Fifty plus people came out on a beautiful Saturday morning. We were joined by Ivy Kuberry an environmental technician with the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources who kindly let us use some of her photos. Three groups… Read More

Species list from 21 May 2019 monthly meeting on 05/21/2019

Once again the cultivation meeting was big hit! Instructions for the cultivation kits can be found below. Species list entered by La Monte H.P. Yarroll. List of species found on the walk at 21 May 2019 monthly meeting:… Read More

Species list from Allegheny Land Trust Masters Class at Pittsburgh Botanic Gardens on 05/18/2019

Species list entered by La Monte H.P. Yarroll. List of species found on the walk at Allegheny Land Trust Masters Class at Pittsburgh Botanic Gardens: Gymnopus dryophilus, Coprinellus micaceus (Mica Cap), Crucibulum laeve (White-egg Bird’s-nest Fungus), Lacrymaria velutina… Read More