Collection location: Vrsnik valley region, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]
Habitat: mixed wood, Fagus sylvatica, Picea abies and Ostrya carpinifolia dominant trees; steep mountain slope, south aspect; shallow, skeletal, calcareous ground; dry and sunny place;
exposed to direct rain; average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 880 m (2.900 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.
Substratum: dead, rotten but still standing Fagus sylvatica trunk and branches mostly still in bark.
Place: Vrsnik valley, next to the trail from ‘Pod Vršičem’ place to settlement ‘Na skali’, just below the chapel of Marija Snežna, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC.
Comments: Ostioles are rather small and inconspicuous. Spots of this observation were from about 5 mm in diameter to 10 × 2.5 cm large patches and about 1 mm thick. Perithecia have in average 0.7 × 0.55 mm in diameter.
Nikon D700/Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8
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