When: 2016-06-10

Collection location: Planalto das Cezaredas, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Notes:
Lichenicolous fungus growing on Xanthoria parietina.
This fungus invades the apothecia of the host producing a black coloration.

Images

Microscopy: Apothecial section of an apothecia of Xanthoria parietina and close ups of the epihymenium, where the fungus lives;
Microscopy: Conidia of Xanthoriicola physciae.

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