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False Turkey Tail

Stereum ostrea


Similar to Turkey Tail, fungi with a fuzzy cap of brown, red, orange, buff, and green colors, False Turkey Tail (Stereum ostrea) is much more smooth and lacks the fuzzy texture of the true Turkey Tail.


Grows on dead wood of hardwood trees.


Spotted at St Marks NWR along the trails behind visitor center.

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robert emond
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robert emond

Florida, USA

Lat: 30.15, Long: -84.15

Spotted on May 19, 2018
Submitted on Jun 3, 2018

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