bracket fungus


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bracket fungus

[′brak·ət ‚fəŋ·gəs]
(mycology)
A basidiomycete characterized by shelflike sporophores, sometimes seen on tree trunks.
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Roger Shilton, assistant ranger, examines fungi growing on birch EL091006MUSHR00M 8 Pictures, EMMA LEE' Bracket fungus on birch EL091006MUSHR00M - 4' Staghorn on an oak EL091006MUSHR00M - 7