#189: Fomes fomentarius, The Tinder Polypore

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  1. May 26, 2017

    […] Conk.  Many conk-forming fungi produce hoof-shaped conks (for example, Fomes fomentarius, FFF#189), but those produced by G. applanatum are remarkably […]

  2. May 26, 2017

    […] Some of the most common woody polypores include the Artist’s Conk (Ganoderma applanatum) and Fomes fomentarius.   In the warmer seasons you can also find many fleshy polypores.  These include the Chicken of […]

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