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Large, robust, multi-branched fruiting bodies, variable in colour, and colours often differing between the base and the tips. Ectomycorrhizal under tea-tree and Nothofagus. Unusual amongst the coral fungi in having brown spores.
More than 20 species have been reported from New Zealand, all indigenous and several endemic.
Quite common, under bot beech and tea-tree.
A collection from under tea-tree on Great Barrier Island.