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Fungus

Observed: 16th October 2011 By: ams954
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
ams954’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Fungus x 2
Fungus x 2 1
Description:

Light brown & cream blotchy fungus growing on tree. Largest is approx 15cm long

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

leenestofvipers's picture

tree

Waht sort of tree was it?

Martincito's picture

How about a worn out Dryad's

How about a worn out Dryad's Saddle?

flaxton's picture

Definitely not a Fomes but

Definitely not a Fomes but not sure what it is.

leenestofvipers's picture

my first thought was...

Oak bracket?

flaxton's picture

Have you a photo from

Have you a photo from underneath. Did it have round pores or elongated slots?

ams954's picture

Photo

No photo's of the underneath. I'm thinking of going back though, so will try to get one & also to look more closely at the tree trunk. It's hard to tell what tree it is as there are no leaves or branches, but i'l take a photo of that too! Thanks.

Adele