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A clustered mushroom-like tan/brown fungus growing on the trunk of a tree.


Marshlands along coastal habitat.

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Matt Hampel
Matt Hampel 5 years ago

Agreed, there is a similarity. But the edges of the cap seem sharper on the previous find, and these seem more rounded off. Also the clusters seem structured a little different and there is more exposure underneath where the gills are. I'll continue to research what I can and hopefully someone can help out with a suggestion.

Nice finding Matt,congrats and thanks for seems very similar to the Elm Oyster you spott before,but i cant have sure,wait to see if someone more knowledge in USA fungi give you a suggestion

Matt Hampel
Spotted by
Matt Hampel

New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Jan 23, 2015
Submitted on Jan 27, 2015

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