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Description type:Non-original description 
Description:Steccherinum fimbriatum (Pers.) J. Erikss., Symb. bot. upsal. 16(1): 134, 1958.
Bas.: Odontia fimbriata Pers., Observ. mycol. (Lipsiae) 1: 88, 1796.
Basidiome resupinate, effused, hymenophore odontioid, soft, pale violaceous or pinkish, darker in herbarium, aculei conical, fimbriate, 0.2-0-3 mm long, margin fimbriate to rhizomorphic. Hyphal system dimitic, generative hyphae clamped, thin-walled, ramified, 3.5-4 µm wide, skeletal hyphae with some simple septa, thick-walled, 2.5-3 µm, rarely ramified. Cystidia (pseudocystidia) numerous in the aculei, strongly encrusted in the obtuse apex, encrusted part 40-50 x 8-10 µm. Basidia subclavate, slightly sinuous, 18-20 x 4-5 µm, with 4-sterigmata, and a basal clamp. Basidiospores ellipsoid, 3-3.5(-4) x 2-2.5 µm, smooth, thin-walled, IKI-.
Distribution in Europe: Austria, Switzerland, Russia, Turkey, Estonia, France, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Irland, Croatia, Macedonia, Slovenia, Greece, United Kingdom, Belgium, Slovenia, Belarus, Russia, Bulgaria, Portugal, Turkey, Sweden, Italy, Denmark, Norway, Switzerland, Finland, Spain, Ukraine, and the Caucasus. Common and widespread species in all European countries and present in almost all Italian Regions.
Substrata: it occurs on many different deciduous wood of Fraxinus ornus, Ulmus minor, Quercus pedunculata, Q. ilex, Fagus sylvatica, Pinus nigra, Salix caprea, Abies alba, Helichrysum italicum, Carpinus orientalis and Rosmarinus officinalis.
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