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Erythricium laetum (P. Karst.) J. Erikss. & Hjortstam (a resupinate basidiomycete)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Erythricium laetum (a resupinate basidiomycete)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Erythricium laetum (a resupinate basidiomycete)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Wakefield, E.M., 1952 New or rare British hymenomycetes (Aphyllophorales)

Erythricium laetum may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
POLYPORALES
(polypores)
CORTICIACEAE
(a family of resupinate fungi)
Erythricium
(a genus of resupinate basidiomycetes)
Fungi s.l.

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Erythricium laetum is associated with:

fruitbody Magnoliopsida - flowering plants fruitbody is saprobic on old, dead debris UK/Ireland Robinson, K., 2007
fruitbody Arctium lappa - Greater Burdock (Asterales: Asteraceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead stem Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Fraxinus - ashes (Lamiales: Oleaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, decayed wood Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Digitalis purpurea - Foxglove (Lamiales: Plantaginaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead stem Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Acer pseudoplatanus - Sycamore, Great Maple (Sapindales: Sapindaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, decayed wood Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005

There may be more taxa associated with Erythricium laetum listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)

Associated with Erythricium laetum:

Erythricium laetum may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
POLYPORALES
(polypores)
CORTICIACEAE
(a family of resupinate fungi)
Fungi s.l.

References

Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Robinson, K., 2007 A Mycologist's Diary
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