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Hapalopilus nidulans

Observed: 16th August 2007 By: flaxtonflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Hapalopilus nidulans
Description:

Bracket surface when a drop of KOH is added turns deep purple.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Martincito's picture

Very ineresting. Is H.

Very ineresting. Is H. nidulans the only bracket fungus that has that colour change with KOH?

flaxton's picture

It's the only one I know of

It's the only one I know of but there could be others.
Mal