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USTULINA DEUSTA . The gray conidial state of this fungus , resembling exactly the vegetative growth which develops in culture on malt agar and often on incubated infected wood specimens .The black stroma in which the perithecia are buried is also clearly visible .This specimen was growing at the base of a Fagus sylvatica dying from and badly decayed by the fungus . Location: Henley on Thames , Oxfordshire , England .

Reference: 35608

USTULINA DEUSTA . The gray conidial state of this fungus , resembling exactly the vegetative growth which develops in culture on malt agar and often on incubated infected wood specimens .The black stroma in which the perithecia are buried is also clearly visible .This specimen was growing at the base of a Fagus sylvatica dying from and badly decayed by the fungus . Location: Henley on Thames , Oxfordshire , England .


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