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Stereum sanguinolentum (Alb. & Schwein.) Fr. (Bleeding Conifer Crust, Red Rot (Of Conifers) - causative organism)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Stereum sanguinolentum (Bleeding Conifer Crust, Red Rot (Of Conifers) - causative organism)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Stereum sanguinolentum (Bleeding Conifer Crust, Red Rot (Of Conifers) - causative organism)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Exell, A.W., 1925 An investigation of the hymenium of three species of Stereum.

Stereum sanguinolentum may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICOMYCETIDAE
(a subclass of basidiomycetes)
RUSSULALES
(an order of toadstools)
Stereum
(curtain crusts)
Corticioid fungi (via Stereaceae) Macromycetes (via Russulales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Stereum sanguinolentum is associated with:

fruitbody Pinopsida - conifers fruitbody infects and damages wounded bark Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 [causes a reddish rot when young, but this soon becomes white, but without pockets]
fruitbody Broadleaved trees - broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed wood Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Abies - firs (Pinales: Pinaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed wood Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Larix - larches (Pinales: Pinaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed wood Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Picea - spruces (Pinales: Pinaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed wood Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Pinus - pines (Pinales: Pinaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed wood Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Pinus sylvestris - Scots Pine (Pinales: Pinaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on fallen, dead branch (large) UK/Ireland Major Lucas, A., 2006

There may be more taxa associated with Stereum sanguinolentum listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)

Associated with Stereum sanguinolentum:

fruitbody (live) live fruitbody is parasitised by basidiocarp Tremella encephala - Conifer Brain (Tremellales: Tremellaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005

Stereum sanguinolentum may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
Stereum
(curtain crusts)
Corticioid fungi (via Stereaceae) Macromycetes (via Russulales) 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
Lucas, A., 2006 Some Winter Rarities
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