iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 15540409
Taxon: Akanthomyces aculeatus Lebert
Family: Cordycipitaceae
Collector: judymac      
Date: 2018-08-16
Verbatim Date: 2018-08-16
Locality: United States, Pennsylvania, West Deer Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
40.622946  -79.818945 +-1824m.
Georeference Remarks: GEODETIC_DATUM_ASSUMED_WGS84
Description: Original observation #15540409 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks: Moth was on a low-bush blueberry in a dry oak woods, the fungi, creamy with a slight yellow tint, was coming out of the moth through the scale overlaps. I understand this is an anamorph of Cordiceps.
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: cca87a74-8175-48ae-9e7d-dbf5efb2c93d
Occurrence ID (GUID):
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
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