BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Subulicystidium longisporum (Pat.) Parmasto (a resupinate fungus)
||5 October 2002
|OS grid ref
||51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
||Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
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|Stage or state
||on underside of wet rotten Beech wood
||under wet, rotten wood of Fagus sylvatica
||Fruitbody a very thin, loose-felty white coating with projecting cystidia (obvious under dissecting microscope).
The hymenium presents a smooth almost closed surface, with abrupt margin beyond which is sparse short cobwebby mycelium.
Spore print: white, non-amyloid
Spores: narrowly fusiform, slightly sigmoid, with 2-3 large and 0-3 small oil droplets, 15-17/µm
Cystidia: narrow, with scale-like encrustation but clear ends, 90/3µm.