Berkeley's Polypore Bondarzewia berkeleyi (Freis) Bondartsev & Singer    
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Russulales   >   Family Bondarzewiaceae   >   Genus Bondarzewia   

Status:

Found solitary, scattered at the bases of hardwoods, usually oak.

Description:

Cap: White to gray or yellow-brown; fan-shaped, sometimes lobed; matted woolly to


nearly smooth; dry; may be radally wrinkled; margin blunt, wavy; flesh white; up to 25.5 cm (10") or larger. Pores: White to creamy-white;


angular; often torn or irregular. Stalk: Dingy yellow; roughened (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 39 records in the project database.

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Berkeley's Polypore (pore surface of fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/27/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/11/2020). (c) Fran Toler, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND). Photo by Fran Toler via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore (fruiting body, dorsal) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore (pores) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2011). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (6/24/2018). (c) Elissa Totin, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Elissa Totin via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/2/2020). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/2/2020). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (7/27/2017). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Frederick Co., Maryland (6/27/2020). (c) mixibirder, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mixibirder via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (7/13/2020). (c) thierola, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by thierola via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (6/19/2019). (c) thosmoore, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by thosmoore via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (6/11/2018). (c) belyykit, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by belyykit via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/25/2020). (c) lrvanw, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by lrvanw via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/18/2019). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/10/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/10/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (6/27/2020). (c) mbronsgeest, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mbronsgeest via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore spores collected in Howard Co., Maryland (7/27/2017). Nearly round, prominant ridges, brown; measured 12.0-13.2 X 6.1-6.7 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Spores of Berkeley's Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (7/27/2017). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/14/2020). (c) mcrembold, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mcrembold via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Harford Co., Maryland (7/2/2020). (c) apistopanchax, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Harford Co., Maryland (7/2/2020). (c) apistopanchax, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Berkeley's Polypore in Baltimore Co., Maryland (7/7/2020). (c) Vanessa Beauchamp, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Vanessa Beauchamp via iNaturalist. (MBP list)


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