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Compton Verney Fungi

Observed: 24th August 2010 By: GaryWebb1GaryWebb1’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

Bracket type fungi located on old Oak tree, which is living but has been reduced some time ago to a 5m stump. Fungi appears approx 1.5m up the stem.


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Species interactions

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I'd say this one was not hoof

I'd say this one was not hoof fungus because of the brown spores as martinjohnbishop points out. It might be Ganoderma but not fully convinced by this either.