Species: Gymnopilus purpuratus Go Back
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Description:
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Like many of the Gymnopilus species, it is not easy to tell apart without the aid of a microscope. This species has purple colouration that is more easily seen on the stipe with yellow gills.  
Common name: None
Found: Native forest
Substrate: Wood
Spore: Brown
Height: 60 mm
Width: 90 mm
Season: Autumn
Edible: No
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Macro images:
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Gymnopilus purpuratusScale bar  
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Notice the brown spores on the log behind this fungus Scale = 10.5mm.
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Gymnopilus purpuratusScale bar  
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  Scale = 14mm.
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Gymnopilus purpuratusScale bar  
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  Scale = 9.5 mm.
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Gymnopilus purpuratusScale bar  
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  Scale = 13 mm.
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