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Tinder conk

Fomes fomentarius

Description:

This is a faded and mature specimen. As the common name implies, it may be used as a fire starter, along with other materials. It grows on an old log and appears to be covered with small black insects.

Habitat:

Found underneath shrubbery on the grounds of Tanglewood Nature Center.


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mauna Kunzah
Spotted by
mauna Kunzah

New York, USA

Lat: 42.11, Long: -76.88

Spotted on Apr 29, 2019
Submitted on Jun 5, 2019

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