Bracket on apple

Bracket on apple

Observation - Bracket on apple - UK and Ireland. Description: This was growing on an old apple tree. The fungus was cool, but it also seemed to have a gnat-like species associated with it. The fungus had holes in the underside that were dripping clear liquid, which small gnat-like flies were maybe feeding on. These

This was growing on an old apple tree. The fungus was cool, but it also seemed to have a gnat-like species associated with it. The fungus had holes in the underside that were dripping clear liquid, which small gnat-like flies were maybe feeding on. These flies might have made the orangey silk that you can also just about see in the picture.