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Chondrostereum purpureum (Pers.) Pouzar (Silverleaf Fungus)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 3 images of Chondrostereum purpureum (Silverleaf Fungus)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Chondrostereum purpureum (Silverleaf Fungus)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Chondrostereum purpureum (Silverleaf Fungus)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Eriksson, J., Hjortstam, K. & Ryvarden, L., 1973 The Corticiaceae of Northern Europe: 2 Aleurodiscus - Confertobasidium
Exell, A.W., 1925 An investigation of the hymenium of three species of Stereum.

Chondrostereum purpureum may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Chondrostereum purpureum is associated with:

Prunus domestica subsp. domestica - Plum (Rosales: Rosaceae) infects and damages live, with silvery sheen leaf Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Pinopsida - conifers basidiome feeds on dying or dead Minor Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
basidiome Pinus - pines (Pinales: Pinaceae) basidiome feeds on dying or dead Minor Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
basidiome Rhododendron - rhododendrons and azaleas (Ericales: Ericaceae) basidiome infects and damages stem Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Laburnum - laburnums (Fabales: Fabaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Populus - poplars (Malpighiales: Salicaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Salix - willows (Malpighiales: Salicaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk UK/Ireland Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Salix - willows (Malpighiales: Salicaceae) basidiome infects and damages branch UK/Ireland Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Salix - willows (Malpighiales: Salicaceae) basidiome infects and damages stump UK/Ireland Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Crataegus - hawthorns (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Prunus - plums, cherries and laurels, planted cherry (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages dying Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
basidiome Prunus armeniaca - Apricot (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Prunus avium cv - Cherry (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Prunus domestica subsp. domestica - Plum (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Prunus dulcis - Almond (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Pyrus communis - Pear (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages trunk Rare Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Rosa - roses and briars (Rosales: Rosaceae) basidiome infects and damages stem Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Ribes - currants and gooseberry (Saxifragales: Grossulariaceae) basidiome infects and damages stem Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Ribes uva-crispa - Gooseberry (Saxifragales: Grossulariaceae) basidiome infects and damages stem Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
basidiome Broadleaved trees - broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees basidiome infects and damages dying Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
basidiome Broadleaved trees - broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees basidiome is saprobic on dead wood Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Malus pumila - Apple (Rosales: Rosaceae) fruitbody infects and damages trunk (wounded) UK/Ireland Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998

There may be more taxa associated with Chondrostereum purpureum listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)

Associated with Chondrostereum purpureum:

colony colony is inhibited by colony Trichoderma - a genus of dematiaceous anamorphic fungi (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Roulston, S. & Lane, S.D., 1988

Chondrostereum purpureum may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

References

Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Roulston, S. & Lane, S.D., 1988 Observations on the interaction between Trichoderma viride and three Botrytis species
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