iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 647792
Taxon: Akanthomyces aculeatus Lebert
Family: Cordycipitaceae
ID Remarks: According to Mains (1950), this species is the only one in the genus that occurs on Lepidoptera (or anything remotely resembling Lepidoptera). []
Collector: Evan Raskin      
Date: 2014-04-28
Verbatim Date: 2014-04-28
Locality: United States, North Carolina, Ranger Drive, Asheville, NC
35.588728  -82.476575 +-232m.
Georeference Remarks: GEODETIC_DATUM_ASSUMED_WGS84
Description: Original observation #647792 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks: On a red maple seedling in mixed pine-oak woods. See also
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 56dbadd2-39e2-40a5-8118-3c1457f3454e
Occurrence ID (GUID):
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
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