Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Excidia
Family: Auriculariaceae (Fungus)
Taxon : Fungus
Group : Plant

SPECIES
glandulosa
NOTES

An irregular, jelly-like fungus which dries paper thin and rough but can rehydrate. Grows in fused groups.


AUTHORITY
(Bulliard) Fries
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Fungus
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A yellowish-brown to black mass with a shiny surface covered with numerous blackish glandular dots
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Witches butter
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on dead wood and branches. Only obvious after rain
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
Inedible but apparently not poisonous
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Tremella arborea
Tremella atra
Tremella glandulosa
Tremella spiculosa
Exidia truncata



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