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Fungus

Observed: 29th August 2009 By: Jobear
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Large brown/orange fungus, growing from a tree stump. Approx 30cm diameter

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Blewit Boy's picture

This is...........

This is definitely Dryad's Saddle, the large scales on the upper surface give it away, and it classically grows into this scoop shape.

chris