chris-s's picture

Is this fungi/gall.

Observed: 13th October 2012 By: chris-s
P1050010
Description:

growing on underside of fern.

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

chrisbrooks's picture

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I think these are the natural spores of the fern itself.

Thistle's picture

What are they?

Neither fungi nor galls. They are the parts of the fern that produce spores for reproduction.

Pam Burrow's picture

I agree with Chris. Pam

I agree with Chris.
Pam

Thomas Jeppesen's picture

They are sporangia in which

They are sporangia in which the spores are produced.