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Cornish Red Data (2009)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Cornish Red Data Book (2009). The map on this web page depicts the organisms distribution and shows the records made pre-2000 and those made since.

Hymenochaete carpatica

Range & Status

On dead wood of deciduous trees, usually on fallen or dead attached branches of Beech Fagus sylvatica , Elm Ulmus spp. and Gorse Ulex spp. Recently found on Common Gorse Ulex europaeus near Lower Tamar Lake in extreme north-east Cornwall (2004). Elsewhere, only reported from Berkshire (Windsor Forest) in 2000 and South Hampshire (New Forest) 2004.


I.J. Bennallick, S. Board, C.N. French, P.A. Gainey, C. Neil, R. Parslow, A. Spalding and P.E. Tompsett. eds. 2009. Red Data Book for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. 2nd Edition.Croceago Press.

The Cornish Red Data Book Project was led by the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Federation for Biological Recorders (CISFBR). The full text and species accounts (minus the maps) are available on the CISFBR website.