shelf fungus

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Synonyms for shelf fungus

a woody fungus that forms shelflike sporophores on tree trunks and wood structures

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The range of Inonotus obliquus tinder or shelf fungus covers mixed forest zone and the southern part of coniferous forest zone.
However, we shall mention that shelf fungus contacts with tree through the cell membrane and it is hardly possible to introduce the particles larger than 100-200 pm through the membrane.
Throughout the canyon, Hoffman pointed out orange, yellow, peach and tan varieties of shelf fungus.
In spots with deepest shade, the damp forest displays surprising jewels: mushrooms in hues of amber and carnelian, ruffled belts of shelf fungus gleaming a brilliant coral.