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Home Fungi Shelf-like to hoof-like & usually on wood Pored or somewhat maze-like on underside [bracket polypores]

Laetiporus portentosus

Red Hill Nature Reserve

Laetiporus portentosus at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Aug 2016
Laetiporus portentosus at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Aug 2016
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Identification history

Laetiporus portentosus 1 Sep 2016 Heino
Unidentified 28 Aug 2016 MichaelMulvaney

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Author's notes

5m up the main trunk of a Yellow Box tree at junction with large branch. Outer edge may have been chewed a bit by parrots?

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Heino wrote:
   1 Sep 2016
The numerous holes show that this specimen has been heavily chewed out by invertebrates and it is common to see such chewed-out examples of this species.
   2 Sep 2016
Thanks Heino and thanks for you urge ID effort over the last days

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 28 Aug 2016 03:22 PM Recorded on
  • MichaelMulvaney Recorded by
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