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_MG_3633 turkeytail

Observed: 1st September 2012 By: miked
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trametes versicolor?


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Species interactions

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Species with which Turkeytail (Trametes versicolor) interacts


jhn7's picture


Any photo or description of the underside?

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miked's picture

Sorry, I thought I had added

Sorry, I thought I had added the second photo but had missed it off. It shows a couple of bits broken off and one of them a bit chewed but no colour change.

Amadan's picture

One characteristic -

of T.versicolor is said to be that the edges are always white, whatever the other variations. On that basis, it looks right, but I'm not sure how reliable the feature is.