Gloeoporus dichrous (Fr.) Bres., (a bracket fungus)

9 Nov 2013 at OSGR: SU20 in South Hants, England

Record Summaryon fallen, dead, corticate Beech bough
Found asFruitbody
Date9 November 2013
Associated organismFagus sylvatica
OS grid refOSGR: SU20
Lat/Lon50° 50' N, 1° 40' W
Vice CountySouth Hants, VC no: 11
Voucher9 Nov 2013[A]
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Notes: Pores soft, flesh-coloured, easily squashed with finger-nail which leaves the finger sticky.

Spore print: white, non-amyloid.

Spores: allantoid, hyaline, thin-walled, almost invisible under oil immersion, 4-5/1µm; staining blue in cotton blue, often sticking together in tetrads or larger clusters in spore prints.

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