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Orange Jelly Fungus?

Observed: 22nd December 2009 By: Michael HartupMichael Hartup’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Rubbery looking orange fungus found on some dead wood.

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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jelly host

Do you know what type of wood it was on - deciduous or coniferous? Some jelly fungi are specific to one or the other e.g. Dacrymyces chrysospermus on coniferous wood (but very rare) or Yellow Brain (Tremella mesenterica) which is very common on deciduous wood.