|Fistulina hepatica (Schaeff.) With.|
The fruiting body is tongue-shaped or console-shaped, dark red to salmon pink, with a short or absent stem.The flesh is reddish pink, yielding a pink liquid when cut; its taste is mild, distinctively acidic; the odour is faint. The fertile surface is made of narrow creamy white pores, arising free from each other then adhering when mature. The spore print is ochre-white.
It grows on wood, on oaks, chestnut trees, but also lime, eucalyptus. The fruiting period takes place from July to December.
Distinctive features : sorry, no English description yet
Fistulina hepatica is occasional and widely present in the forest of Rambouillet, and is occasional, more generally speaking .
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