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Chaetospaerella phaeostroma

Observed: 13th March 2013 By: Alison GalbraithAlison Galbraith’s reputation in Fungi and LichensAlison Galbraith’s reputation in Fungi and LichensAlison Galbraith’s reputation in Fungi and LichensAlison Galbraith’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Chaetospaerella phaeostroma
Description:
Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

photo 3 shows little cup like

photo 3 shows little cup like structure which I havent seen on my finds. this is certain to be a lichen but not my interest and hence not knowledgable in the least.

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synan's picture

Interesting...

but not a lichen. Potentially the same as this observation:

http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/314389

Mark's original myxo hunch might be the one to pursue.

Nigel

Alison Galbraith's picture

Yes Nigel, it looks just like

Yes Nigel, it looks just like the fungus in that observation you linked above. I do not know what it is, so I'm sending it off for id, so watch this space.