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Coral spot

Observed: 19th December 2009 By: crs228
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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CoralFungus
Description:

Orange spots approx 1mm acoss growing on dead branch

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Its not Nectria cinnabarina

Its not Nectria cinnabarina but it might be a slime mould.

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Coral Spot

It is not Coral Spot. I could not get sufficient magnification to determine the genus. There is also an algae that resembles this photograph.