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Synonyms for Fistulina hepatica
a popular edible fungus with a cap the color of liver or raw meat
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Brown oak is the name for the European oak trees affected by fungal attack from Fistulina hepatica
. Also known as the beefsteak fungus, it attacks live trees, turning the heartwood of the trees a dark brown with distinctive markings for what some call a happy accident of nature.
English brown oak which has been attacked by a fungus known as fistulina hepatica
, has a heartwood which is a much deeper brown than the usual tan to light brown color of the unaffected trees.