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Fungus growing on dead Beech tree

Observed: 13th May 2011 By: steveky4
Fungus
Description:

This large fungus is growing on a dead beech tree. It measures about half a metre across. Creamy-beige in colour and almost sponge like.
Can anyone identify it for us ?? Thanks

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

Fenwickfield's picture

Click

Click on scientific name then on get recommended and it does it for you,it is Polyporus squamosus,I would just edit it or some won't agree.

Fenwickfield