Hypoxylon fragiforme 

Hypoxylon fragiforme2576b

Hypoxylon fragiforme (Pers.) Kickx. f. 1835

is in the Hypoxylacea family of the Xylariales order of the ascomycota. It has a particular affinity for growing on dead beechwood.

Hypoxylon fragiforme01494

Hypoxylon fragiforme

Hypoxylon fragiforme on beech  1010848

Hypoxylon fragiforme