The Other Turkey Tail

Repetitive shapes caught my attention on mine and Buffy’s morning hike on Eagle Mountain.

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I knew these were either turkey tail or false turkey tail mushrooms.

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I can never remember which is which.

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One has pores on the underside, and the other is smooth.

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Turkey tails (Trametes versicolor) have the pores.

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5 responses to this post.

  1. I think those are all turkey tails. I like the ones that have purple in them.

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  2. Posted by Therese on November 4, 2013 at 2:57 pm

    Great photos, Kathy! Well done!

    Reply

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