Akanthomyces aculeatus Lebert
According to Mains (1950), this species is the only one in the genus that occurs on Lepidoptera (or anything remotely resembling Lepidoptera). [http://www.jstor.org/stable/3755572]
Verbatim Date: 2014-04-28
United States, North Carolina, Ranger Drive, Asheville, NC
35.588728 -82.476575 +-232m.
On a red maple seedling in mixed pine-oak woods. See also http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1285455.
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at iNaturalist.org, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 56dbadd2-39e2-40a5-8118-3c1457f3454e