Observation 129024: Nectria cinnabarina (Tode ex Fr.) Fr.
When: 2011-03-18
(46.3384° 13.541° 500m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Nectria cinnabarina (perithecial stage)and Tubercularia vulgaris(conidial state)
Code: Bot_496/2011_DSC6658

Habitat: South oriented mountain slope, mixed forest, dominant Fagus sylvatica, Acer, Picea abies and other hardwood trees, calcareous ground, mostly in shade, partly protected from direct rain by tree canopies, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 8-10 deg C, elevation 500 m (1.650 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: dead Acer sp. trunk and branches, still in bark

Place: Bovec basin, south of the road from Bovec to village Plužna, near Ušje place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: Both asexual conidial (Tubercularia vulgaris) and perithecial sexual state found, thousands of fruit bodies of both types present.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8 and Canon G11, 6.1-30mm/f2.8-4.5

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Recognized by sight
Used references: (1) R.Phillips, Mushrooms, Macmillan (2006), p 376.
(2) http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/...
(3) M.Bon, Parey’s Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 334.
(4) W.Rothmaler, Exkursionsflora von Deutschland, Vol.1, Niedere Pflanzen, Elsevier, 3.Auflage, (1994), p 288.
(5) S.Buczacki, Collins Fungi Guide, Collins (2012), p 598.
Based on microscopic features: Spores septated. Dimensions: 19.1 (SD = 2.5) x 7.4 (SD = 1.2) μ, Q = 2.81 (SD = 0.4), n = 30. Motic B2-211A), magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.

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