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The teeth of Phellodon tomentosus A closer look at the teeth of this very tough and fibrous mushroom.<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/86320/the_under_side.html" title="The Under Side..."><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2839/86320_thumb.jpeg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1576713610&Signature=%2BMWuJLdnpdxtBVIjfD4pfoVxsnk%3D" width="200" height="144" alt="The Under Side... ... showing the teeth of Phellodon tomentosus. Definitely not P. atratus which has a purple-blue underside.<br />
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The teeth of Phellodon tomentosus

A closer look at the teeth of this very tough and fibrous mushroom.

The Under Side... ... showing the teeth of Phellodon tomentosus. Definitely not P. atratus which has a purple-blue underside.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/86321/the_teeth_of_phellodon_tomentosus.html Canada,Fall,Geotagged,Phellodon tomentosus,Zoned cork hydnum

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  1. Nice! Edited your post to reference the images, hope that's ok. Posted 9 days ago
    1. Definitely OK! Was going to do that but haven’t yet got to it... obviously! Thanks. Posted 9 days ago

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''Phellodon tomentosus'', commonly known as the zoned cork hydnum, is a species of tooth fungus in the family Bankeraceae. First described as ''Hydnum tomentosum'' by Carl Linnaeus in 1753, it was transferred to the genus ''Phellodon'' by Howard James Banker in 1906. It is found in Asia, Europe, and North America.

Similar species: Thelephorales
Species identified by gary fast
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Uploaded Nov 7, 2019. Captured Nov 7, 2019 09:46 in 729-753 Whaletown Rd, Mansons Landing, BC V0P 1K0, Canada.
  • E-M5MarkII
  • f/22.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO500
  • 60mm