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Wood-decaying polypore

Ganoderma curtisii

Description:

Their habitat of choice seems to be decaying stumps and roots of hardwoods. The colors of these fungi are really beautiful.

Habitat:

My yard


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2 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

Two beautiful photos, with many beautiful colors....

Maria dB
Maria dB 4 years ago

Thanks, Neil. Several of these fungi grow on stumps around my yard and I always like how colorful they are.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 4 years ago

That's a fine looking bracket, Maria. Great spotting.

Maria dB
Spotted by
Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.91, Long: -79.06

Spotted on Oct 18, 2014
Submitted on Dec 11, 2014

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