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''Tremella mesenterica'' is a common jelly fungus in the Tremellaceae family of the Agaricomycotina. It is most frequently found on dead but attached and on recently fallen branches, especially of angiosperms, as a parasite of wood decay fungi in the genus ''Peniophora''. The gelatinous, orange-yellow fruit body of the fungus, which can grow up to 7.5 cm diameter, has a convoluted or lobed surface that is greasy or slimy when damp. It grows in crevices in bark, appearing during rainy weather. Within.. more

Similar species: Jellylike Fungi
Species identified by Lars Korb
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Uploaded Mar 19, 2019. Captured in Dorfstraße 10, 21524 Brunstorf, Germany.