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

Hexagonia vesparia

Wasp Nest Polypore at Cook, ACT

Hexagonia vesparia at Cook, ACT - 9 Jul 2021
Hexagonia vesparia at Cook, ACT - 9 Jul 2021
Hexagonia vesparia at Cook, ACT - 9 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Hexagonia vesparia 28 Jan 2022 Heino1
Unidentified 10 Jul 2021 drakes

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User's notes

About 6 cm across. On trunk of living (but 'overmature') Eucalyptus bridgesiana. Hexagonia vesparia which is in 'field guide' but missing from drop-down list. Mt Painter Reserve equestrian trail near water trough.

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Elanus axillaris (Black-shouldered Kite) at Cook, ACT - 18 Oct 2021 by Amy
Perenniporia ochroleuca at Cook, ACT - 8 Jul 2021 by drakes
Bdellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Snout Mite) at Cook, ACT - 7 Jun 2020 by CathB
Amaranthus retroflexus (Redroot Amaranth) at Cook, ACT - 7 Jun 2020 by CathB
Chenopodium album (Fat Hen) at Cook, ACT - 6 Jun 2020 by CathB
Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Cook, ACT - 31 May 2020 by CathB
Urtica urens (Small nettle) at Cook, ACT - 31 May 2020 by CathB
Jalmenus icilius (Amethyst Hairstreak) at Cook, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Cook, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Orcus australasiae (Orange-spotted Ladybird) at Cook, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Cook, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 9 Jul 2021 09:43 AM Recorded on
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