Observation 46348: Fomes fomentarius (L.) Fr.

When: 2010-06-06

Collection location: Slovenia [Click for map]

Who: BubikolRamios

No specimen available

On Carpinus betulus. Appeared ~ 3 years ago, did not grow much, didnt get aged much, looks fresh. Max diameter ~ 20 cm.



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By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-06-06 06:08:29 PDT (-0700)

A swedish investigation project, recording polypores during 5 years (1990-1995), resulted in 3405 localities and 22 different hosts for Fomes fomentarius. 89% were Betula, 5% Fagus, 3% Alnus, 1% Populus, 1% Corylus, 1% Salix. Other hosts were Ulmus, Malus, Fraxinus, Carpinus, Quercus, Picea, Crataegus, Prunus, Sorbus, Aesculus, Tilia, Acer

think it is not Fomes fomentarius
By: BubikolRamios
2010-06-06 04:07:23 PDT (-0700)

Think it is not Fomes fomentarius, I know how Fomes fomentarius looks and it is by my knowledge found only on fagus sylvatica. Think this is different.
But I might be wrong.

Created: 2010-06-06 00:46:07 PDT (-0700)
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