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Crust fungus with merulioid folds

Serpula himantioides


Patches of soft white margined fungus with the fertile surface appearing as greenish yellow centres thrown into minute flattened folds or spines.


Spotted on cut ends of damp pine logs.


Thanks to Mark Ridgway for the ID. Family: Meruliaceae

1 Species ID Suggestions

Crust fungus with merulioid folds
Serpula himantioides Serpula himantioides | Atlas of Living Australia

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Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

Thanks, Mark. I'll check Gloeoporus as well...

Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Jun 9, 2014
Submitted on Jun 9, 2014

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