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Xylaria hypoxylon
Xylaria hypoxylon
Candlesnuff Fungus
Photographer: Dr. Robert Thomas and Dorothy B. Orr
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0072 3301 1149 0078 (2001-02-18)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Dec 1, 1969
  • location   Lane County (Oregon, US)
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 70199
  • photo category: Fungi - fungi

  • common names   Candlesnuff Fungus (MYKO, CABI )
  • MykoWeb page for Xylaria hypoxylon
  • Taxonomy from the CABI Funindex Database of Fungal Names
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Else C. Vellinga    Mar 13, 2001

    Action: changed name from "Xylosphaera hypoxylon" to "Xylaria hypoxylon "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "this species is now commonly considered a member of the genus Xylaria

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