Seymour Daily's picture

Unknown birch fungus

Observed: 29th December 2012 By: Seymour DailySeymour Daily’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Birch fungus
Birch fungus gills

Dense clusters of small brackets, concetrated around burrs on trunk of silver birch. Buff-brown cap, pal;er at edges, white gills below. Each individual bracket no bigger than the size of a thumbnail


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Species interactions

No interactions present.


D.M.H.'s picture

Not a species I've come

Not a species I've come across down here.

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flaxton's picture

It is common in Scotland and

It is common in Scotland and gets rarer the further south you go