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The Turkey Tail

Trametes versicolor


The top of this cap is leathery and the colors resemble those found on a turkeys tail, hence the nickname The Turkeys Tail.


deciduous woodlands and forests


We found this one growing out of a dead log.

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1 Comment

chesterbperry 7 years ago

Hi deer lake, this is a true fungus and not a lichen, could you please remove from the lichens mission, thank you.

Milledgeville, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Sep 26, 2013
Submitted on Sep 26, 2013

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