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Fungus on log

Observed: 23rd April 2010 By: Melica
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Bracket-type fungus on very old log partially covered in soil.

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Oyster Fungus

Pleurotus ostreatus

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
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miked's picture

Could well be Pleurotus

Could well be Pleurotus ostreatus Oyster mushroom. Its a good idea to try to get the underside of the cap as well as the top so we can see if there are gills and what colour they are etc.