Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Auriculariales Family: Auriculariaceae
Species: Auricularia mesenterica (Dicks.) Pers.
Synonyms: Auricularia corrugata
Auricularia lobata
Auricularia tremelloides
Gyraria violacea
Helvella mesenterica
Stereum mesentericum
Tremella corrugata
Tremella violacea
Common Name: Tripe Fungus


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Auricularia mesentericaPhotographer:  Debbie Nelson
Photographer: Debbie Nelson

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus robur (1)
Ulmus glabra (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Log (1)
Stump (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (2)
March (2)
October (2)