BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Sphaeropsis visci (Alb. & Schwein.) Sacc. (a coelomycete)
||27 September 2010
|OS grid ref
||52° 20' N, 2° 40' W
||Vice County: Hereford, VC36, England
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|Stage or state
||on fallen Mistletoe under dying Apple tree on landscaping by modern development
||on moribund, golden stem,leaf,berry of Viscum album
||On stems, leaves and mummified berries on fallen, moribund, golden sprigs of Mistletoe. The Mistletoe was growing on an almost leafless dying Apple tree planted in a small group of mixed fruit-trees on landscaping between the road and a modern housing estate.
Conidia: smooth, greyish, oblong, 40-50/18-19µm, with long hyaline conidiophores when young.