Giant fungus at base of a beech tree

Giant fungus at base of a beech tree

Observation - Giant fungus at base of a beech tree - UK and Ireland. Description: Black-staining Polypore Synonyms of Meripilus giganteus include Boletus giganteus(Pers., Polyporus giganteus (Pers.) Fr., and Grifola gigantea (Pers.) Pilát.

Black-staining Polypore
Synonyms of Meripilus giganteus include Boletus giganteus(Pers., Polyporus giganteus (Pers.) Fr., and Grifola gigantea (Pers.) Pilát.