Yellow brain

Basisdaten

yellow brain (Tremella mesenterica)
  • yellow brain (Tremella mesenterica)
  • yellow brain (Tremella mesenterica) close up
  • yellow brain (Tremella mesenterica)
  • yellow brain (Tremella mesenterica) close up

Profile

scientific name: 
Tremella mesenterica
class: 
Tremellomycetes
family: 
Tremellales
genus: 
Tremellaceae
kind: 
Tremella
fruit bodies: 
Autumn - Winter
wood decomposition: 
Saprophyte
attack course: 

Decomposing dead wood.

website: 
www.tree-guide.com/yellow-brain
infested zone: 
Dead branches / trunk
comment: 

Very often in damp forests. Disappears by dryness.

recommendation: 

If the tree does not look vital, it should be inspected.