Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Polyporales Family: Polyporaceae
Species: Fomes fomentarius (L.) J.J. Kickx
Synonyms: Boletus fomentarius
Polyporus fomentarius
Common Name: Tinder Bracket

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Fomes fomentariusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (4)
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
Betula (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Standing Dead Tree (3)
Fallen log (1)
Tree (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
June (1)
July (1)
October (1)
November (2)
December (1)