Observation 16287: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2008-08-06

Collection location: Tandle Hill Country Park, Royton, Greater Manchester, England [Click for map]

Who: Flip (urbanchaos)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:41 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Tandlehill forest, north west England’ to ‘Tandle Hill Country Park, Royton, Greater Manchester, England’


Proposed Names

59% (2)
Recognized by sight
85% (1)
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By: Flip (urbanchaos)
2009-01-17 13:56:07 PST (-0800)

sorry it wasnt there to check, i have added new obesrvations tho, the little black ones stuck to that trunk are on the oposite side of the dead tree that these ones once inhabited.

By: Flip (urbanchaos)
2009-01-16 15:22:15 PST (-0800)

im going up there soon so if its still there ill check

Some possibilities…
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2009-01-13 20:33:14 PST (-0800)
Some sort of ‘polypore’
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2009-01-13 20:30:59 PST (-0800)

I can’t even get to genus without seeing the underside of the shelves. Ideally you would also scratch the underside to see if it changes color.