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by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: Local/Regional Fungi Groups, Fungi News, Courses & Events
Topic: South and West Wales Fungus Forum
Replies: 10
Views: 3462

Re: South and West Wales Fungus Forum

More of the Botanic gardens fungus (changed a setting to allow thumbnails)
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by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 2:32 pm
Forum: Trees
Topic: What is this tree?
Replies: 9
Views: 3631

What is this tree?

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by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 1:54 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: 3 for ID please
Replies: 3
Views: 995

Re: 3 for ID please

Spore prints P1100316.JPG 2) Keyed it as Psathyrella, but realise will probably get no further than that. Spores average 9.1 x 5.4µm Cheilocystidia in ammonia P1100303.JPG Pleurocystidia P1100305.JPG 3) got to #82 in key G of FN, the pileipelis was complex, and couldn't really see clear structure, l...
by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 12:14 pm
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Puccinia caricina var, ribesii-pendulae on Pendulous Sedge
Replies: 8
Views: 2089

Re: Puccinia caricina var, ribesii-pendulae on Pendulous Sedge

Thanks for a really entertaining talk, Nigel. I was walking yesterday and was inspired to look for old decaying weeds to bring home, much to the chagrin of the other half, who only wants to look for "proper fungi" :D
by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 12:07 pm
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts
Replies: 27
Views: 6919

Re: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts

Quite right, didn't realise it was so comprehensive. Also covers fungi parasitic on rust! What a diverse kingdom!
by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 9:52 am
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts
Replies: 27
Views: 6919

Re: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts

Added, except for Ellis & Ellis, which I think is ascomycetes only(?)
by adampembs
Mon May 18, 2015 8:10 am
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts
Replies: 27
Views: 6919

Literature & resources for rusts and smuts

I took a look at the available literature for rusts & smuts and what is currently available. Would anyone like to share their thoughts on this? Or have an opinion on the books below. Or have any additional resources worth adding? The wikipedia page is quite detailed http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rust...
by adampembs
Sun May 17, 2015 3:24 pm
Forum: Microscopes, Cameras, Equipment, Technology
Topic: USB microscope
Replies: 4
Views: 1355

USB microscope

Just bought one of these for macro work, hope it will be good for hairs, counting gills on mycenas, looking at rust fbs, presence of (larger) cystidia etc. I'll let you know, only cost £12.75. Anyone else using one?
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by adampembs
Sun May 17, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Puccinia sessilis - On Ramsons
Replies: 3
Views: 927

Re: Puccinia sessilis - On Ramsons

John Watt wrote:
By the way, the photos on this website are not displaying for me !

Kind regards,

John
Fixed :)