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Black fungi

Observed: 14th September 2011 By: Natterjacktoad
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Appear flat above moss but smaller bodies tube-like

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Yes, the moss was on a

Yes, the moss was on a rotting log

Sarah Patton

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Thanks!

Bulgaria inquinans grows on dead wood. Another possibility Pseudoplectania nigrella grows amongst moss on soil.

Janet
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