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Red bracket fungus

Observed: 4th October 2013 By: Acrobat13
Red bracket fungus

Growing on a fallen tree trunk


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.


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Thank you, ChrisBrooks, that was quick!


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Hi, my knowledge of fungi is limited, so lets see if anyone agrees or adds a revised ID.

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Any idea on what type of tree

Any idea on what type of tree it is on? Did you squeeze it - any colored liquid? Taer some flesh off - what does it look like?

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