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bracket fungus

Hexagonia tenuis

Description:

A hard, honey-combed fungus growing on a dead branch just fallen to the ground. The ID is provisional.

Habitat:

Growing on a dead branch of matoa (Pometia pinnata) in a large semi-urban yard & garden in the equatorial tropics of northern New Guinea.

Notes:

http://cemachampi.blogs.sudouest.fr/medi... (from http://cemachampi.blogs.sudouest.fr/arch... )

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4 Comments

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Well there are at least four records here: http://biocache.ala.org.au/occurrence/se... for Papua New Guinea anyway. It looks good enough for a provisional ID. Thanks Mark.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

A very good chance of Hexagonia tenuis

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Me too!

Wow cool! What an unusual bracket fungus. Hope to learn what it is.

Scott Frazier
Spotted by
Scott Frazier

Indonesia

Spotted on Dec 29, 2013
Submitted on Aug 10, 2014

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