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Observed: 9th April 2012 By: JesterBushcraftJesterBushcraft’s reputation in Fungi and LichensJesterBushcraft’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Found this on a fallen birch tree. Specimen was very wet looking. Has been suggested that possibly Artists Conk ?

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

jhn7's picture

Difficult To ID without more info.

Do you have a photo or could you describe the underside please? There are so many brackets and some of them are amazingly similar.
See http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/104341

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)

JesterBushcraft's picture

Sorry no, I kicked myself

Sorry no, I kicked myself when I got home, should have taken underside photo really...

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Piptoporus betulina

Looks like and old and sticky razor strop

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
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