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Dacrymyces stillatus

Observed: 16th January 2011 By: FenwickfieldFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Dacrymyces stillatus
Dacrymyces stillatus (2)
Description:

Small orange-yellow,cushion-like,gelatinous found on conifer branch

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Blewit Boy's picture

Does this.........

Does this have a common name?

chris

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Not sure

I don't think so, I was tempted to put yellow jelly spot in the english name.I think it would be much better if they all did as I struggle spelling the scientific names and don't remember many of them.

Sheila

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Common name

Boringly I think it is called Common Jelly Spot, I prefer your idea!

Janet
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