Blueing Bracket - Postia subcaesia

    Description

    This fungus produces small semicircular brackets, up to 6cm wide. They are whitish but develop blue rings as they age.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    It is found on dead logs of deciduous trees

    When to see it

    Autumn

    UK Status

    Fairly frequent in England occasional elsewhere.

    VC55 Status

    Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

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