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Bracket Fungi


Bracket fungi always grow on trees, the cap facing up and, of course, the pore producing surface facing downwards. It helps to identify the tree it is growing on as many prefer a specific species.

The information about this group of species has been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Sites List Records List Recent Records Guidance Notes

For more information about a species click/tap its photograph:

Common Mazegill

Datronia mollis

Peeling Oysterling

Crepidotus mollis

Beefsteak Fungus

Fistulina hepatica

Alder Bracket

Inonotus radiatus

Artists Bracket

Ganoderma applanatum

Southern Bracket

Ganoderma australe

Birch Polypore

Piptoporus betulinus

Bitter Bracket

Postia stiptica

Brownflesh Bracket

Coriolopsis gallica

Blushing Bracket

Daedaleopsis confragosa

Root Fomes

Heterobasidion annosum

Giant Polypore

Meripilus giganteus

Chicken of the Woods

Laetiporus sulphureus

Frothy Porecrust

Oxyporus latemarginatus

Lumpy Bracket

Trametes gibbosa

Many-zoned Polypore

Trametes versicolor

Dryads Saddle

Polyporus squamosus

Hairy Curtain Crust

Stereum hirsutum

Yellowing Curtain Crust

Sterium subtomentosum