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Silver Birch with ancient Birch Polypore

Observed: 12th September 2011 By: Puddock
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

I was really looking for shots of tree barks but noticed this very old looking polypore high up on a silver birch. On the next birch there were some fresh ones, newly popped up in the last few days.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.