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Fuscidea lightfootii

Observed: 11th November 2012 By: synansynan is knowledgeable about Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Fuscidea lightfootii
Fuscidea lightfootii (3)
Description:

On rotting fence post. I was hoping to confirm this microscopically, but what I had assumed were young apothecia are actually pycnidia - so no ascospores, just swarms of conidia (ovoid to dacryoid, c. 2-3 x 2µm).

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.