Observation 87856: Rhytisma punctatum (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2012-02-16

Collection location: my yard, Seattle, King Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Droker (wanderflechten)

No specimen available

Notes:
on Acer macrophyllum

interesting information at http://botit.botany.wisc.edu/toms_fungi/oct2007.html

Interesting how fungus manipulate plant physiology to maintain active photosynthesis in “otherwise senescent leaves”. “green-island” as with http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20356892

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Awesome!
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-02-16 14:37:21 CST (-0500)

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