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Turkeytail Fungus

Trametes versicolor


Turkeytail fungus is a type of bracket fungus, that grows in tiers. The underside is a creamy colour and porous and is the site of spore release while the upper is velvety, banded and black in this particular fungi. They do come in a range of colours from iridescent blue-green to brown but all retain the bands and cream coloured edge like the name sake turkey tail.


On a wooden post possibly chess nut.


These are smaller and not fully mature

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Oct 26, 2013
Submitted on Mar 24, 2015

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