New Dutch fungus species


Ophiostoma polyporicola

A very small fungus species has been discovered for the first time ever in the Netherlands.

On Wednesday 21 December 2011, the Dutch Mycological Society reported:

Ophiostoma polyporicola, as the little fungus is called, was found in the royal estate near Gortel (Gelderland) on an old fruit body of a [bigger] Oligoporus stipticus fungus. This big fungus was speckled all over with quite small, jet-black fruit bodies of the small fungus which is about one millimeter in size.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.