Gyrophanopsis polonensis (Bres.) Stalpers & P.K. Buchanan, (a resupinate basidiomycete)

23 Oct 2002 at OSGR: SU49 in Berks, England

Record Summaryon bark of cut Alder poles beside board-walk
Found asFruitbody
Date23 October 2002
Associated organismAlnus glutinosus
Habitat featurefallen wood on damp ground
OS grid refOSGR: SU49
Lat/Lon51° 40' N, 1° 20' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher23 Oct 2002[F]
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Notes: Hymenium: white, with abundant and regular long projecting cystida visible with hand lens.
Margin: fluffy-spiny with little more than cystidia.
Spore print: white, non-amyloid.
Spores: hyaline, broadly ellipsoid, 6-7/4-4.5µm
Cystidia: cylindric, septate, clamped, thick-walled encrusted, ≤400/7-10µm.

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