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HETEROBASIDION ANNOSUM . Fructifications of Fomes annosus shown growing on Scots pine , about 25 years old . This shows a typical mode of occurrence of the fruiting body . The centre fructification shows both the upper coloured and the lower white surfaces . The concentric rings and the white margins may be seen on the upper surface and some litter has become incorporated during the growth of the fungus .Location: Thetford Chase Forest , Suffolk , England .

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HETEROBASIDION ANNOSUM . Fructifications of Fomes annosus shown growing on Scots pine , about 25 years old . This shows a typical mode of occurrence of the fruiting body . The centre fructification shows both the upper coloured and the lower white surfaces . The concentric rings and the white margins may be seen on the upper surface and some litter has become incorporated during the growth of the fungus .Location: Thetford Chase Forest , Suffolk , England .


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