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

zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like)

1 Hughes, ACT

zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Hughes, ACT - 31 Jul 2022
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Identification history

zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) 8 Sep 2022 Heino1
Laetiporus portentosus 1 Aug 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 1 Aug 2022 ruthkerruish

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Fungal fruiting body on an old apple box. Photo by Andrew Reichstein

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Heino1 wrote:
   8 Sep 2022
Given the shadowing it's hard to get an idea of the upper surface.

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Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Sep 2022 by Tapirlord Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 16 Dec 2021 by ruthkerruish Chaenomeles speciosa (Flowering Quince) at Hughes, ACT - 25 Aug 2021 by ruthkerruish Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Hughes, ACT - 12 May 2021 by ebristow Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Hughes, ACT - 8 May 2021 by ebristow Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Apr 2021 by ruthkerruish Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca (Wild Sage) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Solanum lycopersicum (Tomato) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Juglans nigra (Black Walnut) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Jan 2021 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by ruthkerruish Zanda funerea (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish Myosotis discolor (Forget-me-not) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2020 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2020 by ruthkerruish Zanda funerea (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus bridgesiana (Apple Box) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Aug 2018 by ruthkerruish Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Hughes, ACT - 7 May 2018 by ruthkerruish Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Dec 2017 by ruthkerruish Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Dec 2017 by ruthkerruish Teucrium fruticans (Bush Germander) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 25 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus cinerea (Argyle Apple) at Hughes, ACT - 20 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus mannifera subsp. mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Hughes, ACT - 10 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Sep 2022 by Tapirlord
Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 16 Dec 2021 by ruthkerruish
Chaenomeles speciosa (Flowering Quince) at Hughes, ACT - 25 Aug 2021 by ruthkerruish
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Hughes, ACT - 12 May 2021 by ebristow
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Hughes, ACT - 8 May 2021 by ebristow
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Apr 2021 by ruthkerruish
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord
Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca (Wild Sage) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Solanum lycopersicum (Tomato) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Juglans nigra (Black Walnut) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Jan 2021 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by ruthkerruish
Zanda funerea (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish
Myosotis discolor (Forget-me-not) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2020 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2020 by ruthkerruish
Zanda funerea (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus bridgesiana (Apple Box) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Aug 2018 by ruthkerruish
Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Hughes, ACT - 7 May 2018 by ruthkerruish
Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Dec 2017 by ruthkerruish
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Dec 2017 by ruthkerruish
Teucrium fruticans (Bush Germander) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-leaved Black Peppermint) at Hughes, ACT - 25 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus cinerea (Argyle Apple) at Hughes, ACT - 20 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus mannifera subsp. mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Hughes, ACT - 10 May 2017 by ruthkerruish

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  • zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) Scientific name
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  • Non-Invasive

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  • 31 Jul 2022 10:52 AM Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

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