When: 2009-12-17

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

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Photographed in quite dry and frozen state.
Lat.: 46.34969 Long.: 13.56776
Code: Bot_405/2009-1403

Habitat: Open forest, Pinus sp., Fagus sylvatica, Ostrya carpinifolia, Fraxinus ornus, south oriented slope, quite warm place, calcareous ground, fully exposed to direct rain. average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 7-9 deg C, elevation 609 m (2.250 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: heavily rotten, debarked piece of wood of an unknown tree, but not oak.

Place: Bovec basin, South slopes of Mt. Rombon, 2208 m (7,244 feet), above ‘Pri Plajerjevi skali’ place, northeast of Bovec, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8

Species Lists


Motic B1-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.

Proposed Names

77% (2)
Recognized by sight
Used references: http://botit.botany.wisc.edu/toms_fungi/jul2008.html
M.Bon, Pareys Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 332.
D.Arora, Mushrooms Demystified, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley (1986), pp 878.
Based on microscopic features: Spore dimensions 8.0 (SD=0.6) x 2.0 (SD=0.3) micr., n=25.

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