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Unidentified fungi

Observed: 1st January 2013 By: Gail1
Unidentified fungi
Description:

Unknown fungi on tree stump. Is the orange mold?

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

flaxton's picture

How big was this and did you

How big was this and did you get a photo of the underside?

Gail1's picture

It was the size of a dinner

It was the size of a dinner plate. Sorry no photo of the underside. I was more intent on capturing the unusual orange, which i'm assuming is mold.

D.M.H.'s picture

P.durus can be up 25cm

P.durus can be up 25cm diameter ;-)

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flaxton's picture

So unless you have small

So unless you have small dinner plates it is unlikely to be P durus.

flaxton's picture

So unless you have small

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D.M.H.'s picture

I must eat less take aways,

I must eat less take aways, don't actually own any dinner plates :-/

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