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Hoof fungus

Fomes fomentarius

Description:

The fruit body of this tree-dwelling fungus are hard, hoof-shaped, up to 15 cm high and equally wide. The upper side has a gray-blue bar layer. The undersurface has a cinnamon brown pore layer that becomes up to 8 cm thick.

Habitat:

The fungus was found on vaulted birch in the forest.

Notes:

Photo taken by Arne Røysland

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arne.roysland
Spotted by
arne.roysland

Oslo, Norway

Lat: 59.92, Long: 10.90

Spotted on Oct 22, 2019
Submitted on Oct 30, 2019

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