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Gloeophyllum sepiarium

Description:

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

Habitat:

growing on dead hemlock in south central VT

Notes:

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.


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2 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

amazing

peter
peter 6 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

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