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Cap on a stem; gills below cap [mushrooms or mushroom-like]Gymnopilus junonius

Spectacular Rustgill at Kama

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Gymnopilus junonius at Kama - 24 May 2019
Gymnopilus junonius at Kama - 24 May 2019
Gymnopilus junonius at Kama - 24 May 2019
Gymnopilus junonius at Kama - 24 May 2019

Identification history

Cap on a stem; gills below cap [mushrooms or mushroom-like] Gymnopilus junonius 27 Aug 2019 Heino1
Unidentified 25 May 2019 Kurt

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Author's notes

about 80mm across at the base of a gum tree.

1 comment

Heino1 wrote:
   27 Aug 2019
Looks like a very lonely Gymnopilus junonius, a species usually seen in clusters. There seems to be a slight ring of tissue around the upper part of the stem.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 24 May 2019 Recorded on
  • Kurt Recorded by

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