MycoKey : the species Tremella encephala

Generic short diagnoses: Strongly gelatinous, variously folded and coloured or ± internal mycoparasitic gelly fungi with (1-)2-4-spored, longitudinally divided phragmobasidia, producing globose to ellipsoid, repetitive spores.

Tremella encephala - DK: fyrre-bævresvamp
growing on Stereum sanguinolentum

Tremella encephala , fyrre-bævresvamp, furugelésopp, broskboll, Kerntrilzwam, Weißkerniger Zitterling
growing on Stereum sanguinolentum
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-97.397

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