BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Epicoccum nigrum Link (a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus)
||13 March 2007
|OS grid ref
||51° 20' N, 0° 20' W
||Vice County: Surrey, VC17, England
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|Stage or state
||on dead, bleached patches on leaves, and on fallen leaves of Arundinaria pygmaea var. disticha (a bamboo)
||on dead patch leaf of Arundinaria pygmaea var. disticha
||Growing on dead fallen leaves and dead bleached patches on fading leaves.
Sporodochia: pulvinate, entirely orange when young, becoming obscured by dark conidia but showing bright orange in centre, c. 0.1mm diam.
Conidia: dark greyish brown, rough, obscurely muriform (internal walls ≤1µm thick but hyaline), ovoid, broad end 10-18µm diam.