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ARMILLARIA MELLEA . Honey fungus causing decay in pole - stage Norway spruce . Butt shows soft white advanced decay in centre of specimen and above this the stringy decay characteristic of Armillaria . The darker brown decay at the bottom of the specimen is probably caused by secondary fungi . Note zone lines between the two lots and the large resin pocket at bottom right . Location: The Dean , Gloucestershire , England .

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ARMILLARIA MELLEA . Honey fungus causing decay in pole - stage Norway spruce . Butt shows soft white advanced decay in centre of specimen and above this the stringy decay characteristic of Armillaria . The darker brown decay at the bottom of the specimen is probably caused by secondary fungi . Note zone lines between the two lots and the large resin pocket at bottom right . Location: The Dean , Gloucestershire , England .


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