NT5132 : Birch Polypore (Pipto betulinus)

taken 7 months ago, near to Boleside, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Birch Polypore (Pipto betulinus)
Birch Polypore (Pipto betulinus)
This was viewed in woodland on the northeast side of Cauldshiels Loch. This inedible common fungus is almost always confined to birch trees. It is also known as Razor-strop Fungus, because in past times, strips of the brackets were utilised as razor strops.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 11 November, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 13 November, 2017
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Woodland, Forest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 5152 3223 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:34.8776N 2:46.2345W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 5152 3223
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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