Observation 8167: Laetiporus Murrill

Notes:
This Bracket fungi is quite common in one particular area in this section of Comboyne. It seems to be a native to the area. I cant remember seeing it elsewhere.
The colours are similar top and bottom and there is no definate pore physical shape. The under-surface seems to be very plain and almost smooth. It grows to quite a large shape with adjoining bodies. (15-25cm)It is rather leathery and lasts for many months during the spring season here.

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Copyright © 2008 Ian Dodd Kundabung NSW Australia

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Recognized by sight: It does not appear to be L.sulphureus, but Australia may have completely different species than I do in Oregon, USA.

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Pores or no pores..?
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-07-01 17:41:40 UTC (+0000)

Google for Laetiporus sulphureus to see if you recognize it from pictures of younger fruitbodies. I can’t come up with any other suggestion for the moment.

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