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Observed: 6th October 2013 By: MaynorSmitMaynorSmit’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

Oozing red liquid


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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Is this really from South Africa?

The locality is Saron Lat/Lng: -33.221, 19.014

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Saron is a mining village

Saron is a mining village near the town of Ammanford in Carmarthenshire, Wales. Most of MaynorSmit's localities are from Wales, with several fungi a few km SE at Bontuchel.

location: Carmarthenshire - Sir Gaerfyrddin, Wales, Wales, United Kingdom
coordinates: 51° 47' 31" North, 4° 1' 42" West

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Is this really from South Africa??

Beefsteak Fungus (Fistulina hepatica) is not on our fungus list - Only Fistulina africana

Please confirm locality.

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habitat = Woodland: wrong for

habitat = Woodland: wrong for this area!

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CURATION: Please help to

CURATION: Please help to repatriate this ID. We need the second ID to be Likely ID otherwise it is linked overseas and not tot the SANBI dictionary.

Sorry about this, but it is a legacy of joining the two sites, and it would be nice to resolve these last few observations ....

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This is indeed probably a UK observation ...