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by adampembs
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-flowering Plants - (Mosses, Liverworts, algae, etc.)
Topic: Identification please
Replies: 3
Views: 199

Re: Identification please

It's a young Horsetail, a very ancient family of plants. I'll move this t the plants section later.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equisetum
by adampembs
Sun Apr 08, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on Sonchus.asper - help to ID needed please
Replies: 12
Views: 539

Re: Fungus on Sonchus.asper - help to ID needed please

The hosting company had issues with the database server that they tell me are resolved. Sorry for the inconvenience.
by adampembs
Sat Mar 24, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Funga Nordica (2nd ed.) will be reprinted soon
Replies: 12
Views: 1260

Re: Funga Nordica (2nd ed.) will be reprinted soon

marksteer wrote:
Fri Mar 23, 2018 2:25 pm
Summerfield Books have on order and will have stock soon!
Or buy it from Andreas' site now...
by adampembs
Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Funga Nordica (2nd ed.) will be reprinted soon
Replies: 12
Views: 1260

Re: Funga Nordica (2nd ed.) will be reprinted soon

This is great news! Thanks for letting us know.
by adampembs
Tue Feb 27, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Any ideas on this resupinate fungus?
Replies: 11
Views: 1274

Re: Any ideas on this resupinate fungus?

Hello Adam, I think Colin treated them not with Melzers, though they look like that. He sais he uses KMnO4 - I have no idea what this chemical does with spores, wether it makes them swell or wether it doesn't do anything but coloring them. I use congo red to colour colourless structures and am very...
by adampembs
Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Any ideas on this resupinate fungus?
Replies: 11
Views: 1274

Re: Any ideas on this resupinate fungus?

Melzers is quite commonly used for white sporing species, as it also gives you the iodine reaction. In the case of Russula and Lactarius, it is normal to measure them in Melzers too.