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Hedgehog Fungus

Observed: 2nd October 2011 By: PhilT69PhilT69’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPhilT69’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPhilT69’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

A toothed fungus, about 65mm across cap, which has a greyish tinge over its orangy-brownish cap. Under mixed deciduous and coniferous trees.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

jhn7's picture

Lovely find!

Nice clear photos of this interesting fungus!

Janet
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PhilT69's picture

Yes - its 1st time I've ever seen this one -

and I've looked out for such for many years.

Phil T.