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Young specimen of trichaptum. Too young to distinguish between T. abietinum and T. fuscoviolaceum. Trichaptum is a genus of fungus in the Polyporaceae family. It is saprophytic, growing from dead conifer wood.
On a very deteriorated pine tree stump
Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 4 sec. f/32 ISO Speed Rating: 200. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. No flash