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Birch polypore

Observed: 29th October 2012 By: Ginny B
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Growing in a wood on a fallen, dead birch tree. It is about 18cm across at its widest point.

Identifications

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Birch Polypore (Piptoporus betulinus) interacts