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Bracket fungus ID?

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Any ideas on this one? Photographed in Derbyshire UK in June.

 

Thanks in advance.

 

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Mark

 

 

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14 hours ago, M.Chapman said:

Any ideas on this one? Photographed in Derbyshire UK in June.

 

Thanks in advance.

 

bracket-fungus-growing-on-tree-trunk-P3EPNG.jpg

 

Mark

 

 

 

Probably Artist's fungus (Ganoderma europeaeum) (=G. applanatum). So called Artist's fungus because the under surface can be drawn on.

 

Alternatively similar species: G. adspersum.

 

Allan

 

 

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7 hours ago, Allan Bell said:

 

Probably Artist's fungus (Ganoderma europeaeum) (=G. applanatum). So called Artist's fungus because the under surface can be drawn on.

 

Alternatively similar species: G. adspersum.

 

Allan

 

 

 

Thanks. Looking at the literature I think its Ganoderma adspersum

 

Mark

 

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4 hours ago, M.Chapman said:

Looking at the literature I think its Ganoderma adspersum

I'll agree.  

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8 hours ago, John Richmond said:

I'll agree.  

 

Many thanks.

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