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Beech Woodwart (Hypoxylon fragiforme)

Observed: 3rd February 2013 By: Bogey the FungusmanBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and LichensBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and LichensBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Beech Woodwart (Hypoxylon fragiforme) [Xylariaceae] Rhyd y Gwern Draethen Caerphilly 03-02-13 IMG_1092
Beech Woodwart (Hypoxylon fragiforme) [Xylariaceae] Rhyd y Gwern Draethen Caerphilly 03-02-13 IMG_1093
Beech Woodwart (Hypoxylon fragiforme) [Xylariaceae] Rhyd y Gwern Draethen Caerphilly 03-02-13 IMG_1094
Description:

Growing on a large fallen beech tree.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

Second photo, the orange

Second photo, the orange spots are quite likely to be Nectria episphaeria.

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