Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Rhytismatales Family: Rhytismataceae
Species: Rhytisma salicinum (Pers.) Fr.
Synonyms: Melasmia salicina
Xyloma salicinum
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Rhytisma salicinumPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Salix (4)
Salix cinerea (2)
Salix repens (1)
Salix caprea (1)
Salix cinerea subsp. oleifolia (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (5)
Woodland: mixed (4)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (3)
Woodland (3)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (2)
Coastland: grey dunes (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus (7)
Fallen Leaf (1)
leaf (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
April (1)
August (1)
September (1)
October (5)