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by Andy Simpson
Wed May 02, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Crust fungi, Bracket Fungi etc
Topic: Exidiopsis calcea query
Replies: 2
Views: 3171

Re: Exidiopsis calcea query

Hi Mal, From description and images this does look like Exidiopsis calcea. I have two collections of E. calcea, both with spores to 18-20 long, width 5-7.5. Oil drops also noted in both collections. In several seperate collections of E.effusa, spores never reaching these dimensions. Cystidiols can b...
by Andy Simpson
Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Crust fungi, Bracket Fungi etc
Topic: Resinicium?
Replies: 2
Views: 2895

Re: Resinicium?

Hi Steve,
Looking at your images and measurements, Resinicium furfuraceum looks a good fit, with halocystidia, lack of astrocystidia, spore size and clamps. Basidia for R. furfuraceum much smaller than R. bicolor, at 10-12, according to Fungi Europaei 12, so may not be obvious.
by Andy Simpson
Mon Jul 27, 2015 1:44 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Teifi Marshes - Crust species?
Replies: 1
Views: 1862

Re: Teifi Marshes - Crust species?

Without recourse to microscopy difficult to ID with any certainty. Initial impressions are of one of the Stereum species. The trunk appears to be that of a conifer from image posted. If so Stereum sanguinolentum most obvious candidate. When damaged/scratched Stereum sanguinolentum will exude red jui...
by Andy Simpson
Tue Jul 14, 2015 3:47 pm
Forum: Rusts, Smuts, and Mildews
Topic: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts
Replies: 31
Views: 31019

Re: Literature & resources for rusts and smuts

As previously mentioned, 'Dutch Rust Fungi', is currently being reprinted. I have received an Email from the author, who is happy to take orders, enquiries. Contact details: Aad Termorshuizen at ( Expected cost to be around 30 Euros and 5 Euros postage,packaging.