Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Ascomycota   Family: Dermateaceae

Mollisia cinerea (Batsch) P. Karst.

Common Grey Disco

Very common on dead and rotton hardwoods, especially beech and birch. The apothecia are gregarious and measure up to 2mm across. Occasional larger ones will have an irregular margin

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