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Spotting

Description:

Red bracket polypores covered with moss. Largest bracket 10-12 cms across. Top of bracket red, but pink near margin on pore plane (photos 5 & 6). Found growing on one tree only. Species of tree and moss unknown.

Habitat:

Margin of sub-tropical rainforest, on the Thylogale Track in D'Aguilar National Park. Well-shaded, moist area, amongst large native trees and reasonably dense lower-level vegetation.

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3 Comments

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 5 years ago

Scissors should suffice. I haven't the faintest idea what these brackets are. I'll add it to my 'to do' list.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Needs a lawn mower to ID them.

So beautiful I know this post is for the red brackets but the overall interaction is gorgeous. Tree and all. Beautiful.

Neil Ross
Spotted by
Neil Ross

Queensland, Australia

Spotted on May 10, 2015
Submitted on May 21, 2015

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