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by adampembs
Tue Jun 16, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on giant hogweed
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

Re: Fungus on giant hogweed

Chris Yeates wrote:
adampembs wrote:Thanks for looking it up. :D Is this good enough to record as Ramularia heraclei or are there any more characters I need to check for?
Do you have Ellis & Ellis I ? it's in there - Plate 147

Chris
I can't put off buying this any longer. It'll be my next purchase!
by adampembs
Tue Jun 16, 2015 8:04 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on giant hogweed
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

Re: Fungus on giant hogweed

Thanks for looking it up. :D Is this good enough to record as Ramularia heraclei or are there any more characters I need to check for?
by adampembs
Tue Jun 16, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on giant hogweed
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

Re: Fungus on giant hogweed

Thanks Chris. Would like to see the link but it's not working. :(

(Btw, if you paste the link then highlight it and click the URL button, it should work. I think the forum software will strip away certain characters if you don't do this, which causes the link to fail, as it has here.)
by adampembs
Tue Jun 16, 2015 11:27 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on giant hogweed
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

Fungus on giant hogweed

Couldn't see any fungal structures except these spores when I scraped some of the white stuff onto a slide. Can anyone shed any light on it?
by adampembs
Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Rust of the day!
Replies: 43
Views: 8292

Re: Rust of the day!

On Rubus, could this be anything other than Kuehneola uredinis?
by adampembs
Mon Jun 15, 2015 9:39 pm
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Fungus(?) on Bracken
Replies: 2
Views: 1313

Fungus(?) on Bracken

What is this likely to be?
by adampembs
Mon Jun 15, 2015 9:29 pm
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Early Risers - A Thread for reporting unexpectedly early sightings
Replies: 7
Views: 1602

Re: Early Risers - A Thread for reporting unexpectedly early sightings

Hygrocybe conica - Blackening Waxcap in a roadside verge today
by adampembs
Mon Jun 15, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Plasmopara crustosa?
Replies: 5
Views: 1406

Re: Plasmopara crustosa?

Maybe I'm blaspheming here, to a photographer :lol: but you could just stick a camera on the end of your scope and take a snap!
by adampembs
Mon Jun 15, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Anamorphs
Replies: 4
Views: 1262

Re: Anamorphs

Hi Steve, I'm way out of my depth here, but I suppose anamorphs have been given 2nd rate status because most species in life are classified by sexual characters (where relevant), and applies to plants and animals as much as fungi. I don't know whether conidia or conidiophores are different enough to...
by adampembs
Mon Jun 15, 2015 8:37 am
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Nettle Rust Puccinia urticata
Replies: 20
Views: 3614

Re: Nettle Rust Puccinia urticata

Hi Mike, Thanks for that. Who said Rusts are easy when you know the host species!!! Mark It's all relative. Compared to say Clitocybe, Cortinarius, Inocybe, Scutellinia, Peziza, Conocybe etc, they are easy. Just have to find it on the alternate host and identify a sedge (and I hold my hands up on t...
by adampembs
Sun Jun 14, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: Invertebrates, and Insect Related (non-fungal) Plant Galls, Leaf Mines, etc.
Topic: Bush cricket?
Replies: 2
Views: 1912

Bush cricket?

Very long antennae and adder like markings.
by adampembs
Sun Jun 14, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Rust of the day!
Replies: 43
Views: 8292

Re: Rust of the day!

Milesina scolopendrii (I hope!) on Asplenium (Phyllitis) scolopendrium (Hart's Tongue fern)