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Hard black fungus

Observed: 26th October 2012 By: Natterjacktoad
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Looked superficially like Black Witches Butter, but rock hard!

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

GrizzledBadger's picture

The overall appearance

The overall appearance doesn't agree with my experience of this fungus sofar.
Its look is more like that of hardend boiling pitch

Brock

markwilson's picture

cramp balls

I agree but cannot think of an alternative