No Common Name Rosellinia subiculata (Schweinitz) Saccardo    
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Ascomycota   >   Class Sordariomycetes   >   Order Xylariales   >   Family Xylariaceae   >   Genus Rosellinia   

Status:

Found solitary or in groups on decaying wood.

Description:

Fruiting body: ~1/32". Brown, becoming black in age surrounded by yellowish / cream-colored subiculum. The presence of a subiculum separates it from the look-alike R. quercina, which lacks this characteristic. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 2 records in the project database.

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Rosellinia subiculata (group of fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (12/27/2015). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Rosellinia subiculata (closeup of above) in Howard Co., Maryland (12/27/2015). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Rosellinia subiculata specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (12/27/2015). Fusiform, smooth, brown with full-length germ slit; measured 9.9 - 12.4 X 4.9 – 6.1 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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