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Trametes pubescens

Observed: 7th January 2013 By: Beagle
Friends of Childwall Woods and FieldsMerseyside BioBankThe Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and
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Description:

Soft white fungus growing in crack of decaying tree in unchanged woodland.

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Stereum pubescens

The specimen produced sausage shaped spores between 5-6um. The pale colours and faint zones suggest S. pubescens according to a colleague.

Hugh

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Not a species hence not

Not a species hence not listed

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Revision - Trametes pubescens

You're right Mark. The revised ID is Trametes pubescens. Thanks and regards

Hugh