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

Pycnoporus coccineus

Scarlet Bracket at Holt, ACT

Pycnoporus coccineus at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021
Pycnoporus coccineus at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021
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Identification history

Pycnoporus coccineus 2 Dec 2021 Heino1
Pycnoporus coccineus 26 Sep 2021 trevorpreston

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Growing from ground, possibly from old root of piece of wood. Pretty sure this is an s dry Scarlet Bracket fungus.

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Hibbertia sp. (Guinea Flower) at Holt, ACT - 11 Oct 2021 by Kurt Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Holt, ACT - 3 Oct 2021 by danswell Fletchamia quinquelineata (Five-striped flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Parentucellia latifolia (Red Bartsia) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Panesthia australis (Common wood cockroach) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca (Wild Sage) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Gnaphosidae sp. (family) (Ground spider) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged Centipede) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Petrorhagia nanteuilii (Proliferous Pink, Childling Pink) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Holt, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by Kurt Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Holt, ACT - 11 Mar 2021 by Roger Comptosia apicalis (A bee fly) at Holt, ACT - 11 Mar 2021 by Roger Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Holt, ACT - 3 Jan 2021 by trevsci
Hibbertia sp. (Guinea Flower) at Holt, ACT - 11 Oct 2021 by Kurt
Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Holt, ACT - 3 Oct 2021 by danswell
Fletchamia quinquelineata (Five-striped flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Parentucellia latifolia (Red Bartsia) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Panesthia australis (Common wood cockroach) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca (Wild Sage) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Gnaphosidae sp. (family) (Ground spider) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged Centipede) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Petrorhagia nanteuilii (Proliferous Pink, Childling Pink) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Holt, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Holt, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by Kurt
Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Holt, ACT - 11 Mar 2021 by Roger
Comptosia apicalis (A bee fly) at Holt, ACT - 11 Mar 2021 by Roger
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Holt, ACT - 3 Jan 2021 by trevsci

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 26 Sep 2021 12:05 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

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