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Fungi?

Observed: 17th April 2013 By: KMBufferyKMBuffery’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:
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

Comments

flaxton's picture

That was close Chris ;)

That was close Chris ;)

chrisbrooks's picture

Close

It was indeed, at least I was right if only second though.

jhn7's picture

Lumpy Bracket (Trametes gibbosa)?

Could it be Lumpy Bracket growing over the Birch Polypore in the background?

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)

flaxton's picture

"Could it be Lumpy Bracket

"Could it be Lumpy Bracket growing over the Birch Polypore in the background?"

No that is just the way Piptoporus goes when old.
Mal

jhn7's picture

Almost science fiction!

How interesting! From the photo it looks like a completely different organism.

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)