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Birch Polypore Pipoporus betulinus

Observed: 19th February 2011 By: terrycrynantterrycrynant’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensterrycrynant’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
birch polypore
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Piptoporus betulinus
2.5 inches at thickest
Birch Polypore Piptoporus betulinus

One of thirteen large bracket fungi growing on 15ft dead silver birch tree trunk.Largest is 9.5 inches at widest and over 2 inches at its thickest.


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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Birch Polypore (Piptoporus betulinus) interacts