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Xylaria hypoxylon

Observed: 4th October 2013 By: Steve_VSteve_V’s reputation in Fungi and LichensSteve_V’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Xylaria hypoxylon

'Candlewick' type fruiting body about 3-5cms in length emerging from leafmould in dense shade under tall broadleaf trees on sandy acid soil.


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Species interactions

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