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wood-decay fungus

Description:

Don't even know if it is an organism or a man-made foam... It was about 30 cm long but it was difficult to tell since it was high up on a tree. From my recent studies I think this is a wood-decay fungus, but to recognize the species I should remember what species the tree was.

Habitat:

Villa park with abundant presence of trees

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2 Comments

Not very healthy... it was full of holes the park managers had covered with grids to prevent birds from nesting inside

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Amazing thing! Maybe tree species might give a clue. Did the tree look healthy?

Санкт-Петербург, Russian Federation

Spotted on Aug 7, 2013
Submitted on Sep 20, 2013

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