BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Fujimyces oödes (Bayl. Ell.) Minter & Caine (a coelomycete)
||16 December 2006
|OS grid ref
||51° 20' N, 1° 10' W
||Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
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|Stage or state
||superficial, on dead pine cone scale under pines
||Conidiomata: superficial, clustered, spherical, c. 0.3mm diam, saturated, white to pale (dark) grey when moist, drying pale greyish-yellow, often with apical pore or papilla.
Conidia: abundant, hyaline, acicular, 45-55/1µm, 3-septate, unstained in Melzer's Iodine, stainning in cotton blue.
Agrees closely with Fujimyces oödes, except it is greyish instead of brown. Nearby brown blobs turned out to be insect frass.