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Tree infection

Observed: 18th August 2010 By: RachRRachR’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Not sure if this is a fungi or from some kind of insect as it was almost like spiders silk.

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Mycelium

Rachael, if the bark has been broken away from a dying tree (which it appears so in your photograph) then it could be the Mycelium of a fungal species. Regards

Hugh

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Mycelium

Hi Hugh,

Thanks for the feedback, it was very strange, most of the tree seemed to be covered with this mycelium.

Rachael