Unidentified Fungus

Unidentified Fungus

Observation - Unidentified Fungus - UK and Ireland. Description: Black/Dark brown fingers growing on dead wood. Fingers about 4-6 cm long and about a centimetre thick on larger specimens. 2nd picture is I think the same species, but smaller and browner. This was growing out of the end of the log, whilst first picture

Black/Dark brown fingers growing on dead wood. Fingers about 4-6 cm long and about a centimetre thick on larger specimens. 2nd picture is I think the same species, but smaller and browner. This was growing out of the end of the log, whilst first picture show fungus growing from below.