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Tubaria furfuracea (Pers.) Gillet (Scurfy Twiglet)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Arnolds, E., 1982 (Tubaria account)
Bon, M. & Trimbach, J., 1973 Tubaria hiemalis Romagnesi ex Bon et sa variete major n.v.
Lanzoni, G., et al, 1999 (Colour photograph, description and microscopy of T. hiemalis which is synonymised in our checklist) Specie interessanti dell'erbario Lanzoni

Tubaria furfuracea may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
(a genus of twiglet toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 3 feeding and other relationships of Tubaria furfuracea (Scurfy Twiglet)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A group of very similar species which grow on sawdust, wood chips, and other woody debris. The caps slightly scurfy and warm russet brown drying to pale ochraceous beige. The spores are pale brown and thin-walled.
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