When Winter Gives Dead Branches Hair

When Winter Gives Dead Branches Hair

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What is this strange looking stuff? Is this branch just covered in fungus!? Well, it’s not fungus…but fungus DOES have something to do with it!

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Sources:

Click to access bg-12-4261-2015.pdf



https://rmets.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/wea.3254
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/0021979789902221

Click to access MycophileMar-Apr2014.pdf

Images:
Haareis or Hair Ice   - Hardcastle Crags
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:FrostBeardDetail.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:BurstBark.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hair_ice.jpg

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Exidiopsis_effusa_a1_(5).JPG
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/humidity-word-written-on-wet-window-high-level-of-dampness-in-apartment-gm1078226664-288867696
Image from page 192 of "Elementary biology; an introduction to the science of life" (1924)
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/34997659262

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