Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Gloeophyllum sepiarium


irregular bracket fungus with gill-like undersurface and irregular crusty reddish-brown cap surface with thick white margin.


growing on dead hemlock in south central VT


the specimen in the photo emerged with a central stem-like attachment to the wood, but there were other specimens that took a more fan-shaped bracket form.

No species ID suggestions


Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago


peter 7 years ago

Wow Ethan, great spotting! Thanks for being such a great fungus expert :D

Vermont, USA

Lat: 43.41, Long: -72.69

Spotted on Oct 9, 2010
Submitted on Oct 23, 2010

Spotted for mission

Related spottings

Rusty Gilled Polypore Unknown spotting Gloeophyllum sepiarium Chocolate Lenzites

Nearby spottings

Tinder Polypore (Fomes fomentarius) small waxy orange mushroom (?) Scaly Vase Chanterelle (Gomphus floccosus) Eyelash cup (Scutellinia scutellata)