Observation 130248: Tubercularia vulgaris

When: 2011-03-18

Collection location: Bovec basin, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

46.3384° 13.541° 500m

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

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: Tubercularia vulgaris is the name of perithecial frutification state of species Nectria cinnabarina in its conidial state. Both conidial asexual and perithecial fructification sexual states found on this log.

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

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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.

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