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Phellinus ferruginosus

Observed: 5th December 2012 By: Bogey the FungusmanBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and LichensBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and LichensBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Rusty Porecrust (Phellinus ferruginosus) [Hymenochaetaceae] The Wenallt Rhiwbina Cardiff 5-12-12 IMG_0419
Rusty Porecrust (Phellinus ferruginosus) [Hymenochaetaceae] The Wenallt Rhiwbina Cardiff 5-12-12 IMG_0420
Description:

A resupinate fungi that grows on dead wood, from a distance it looks like rusty marks and you can clearly see the pores when up close.

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Phellinus interacts

Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

P.ferreus is other likely

P.ferreus is other likely species.

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