Thin-maze Flat Polypore Daedaleopsis confragosa (Bolton) J. Schröt.    Synonyms: Daedalea confragosa, Lenzites klotzschii, Thin-walled Maze Polypore.
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Polyporales   >   Family Polyporaceae   >   Genus Daedaleopsis   

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Fruiting body: Shades of brown, irregular surface with concentric zones; semicircular; margin thin; flesh bruises pink; odor pleasant. Pores: White to pale gray; stain pinkish when young, darker pinkish-brown in age. Compare to Thick-maze Oak Polypore (Daedalea quercina).

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Found scattered or in groups on decaying hardwoods, especially oak. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 179 records in the project database.

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Thin-maze Flat Polypore (infertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (10/15/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore (fertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (10/15/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (3/17/2021). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (3/17/2021). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/18/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/18/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Baltimore Co., Maryland (10/27/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Baltimore Co., Maryland (10/27/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore growing in Howard Co., Maryland (9/15/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Sue Muller. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/28/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/30/2017). Determined by Jo and Bob Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/28/2020). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (1/20/2021). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (1/20/2021). (c) Matthew Beziat, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Matthew Beziat. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (11/21/2009). Photo shows old fruiting body with almost completely stained pores. Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Prince George's Co., Maryland (10/21/2017). (c) Jenny Glenn, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jenny Glenn via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Baltimore Co., Maryland (3/6/2019). (c) Peter M Martin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Peter M Martin via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Baltimore Co., Maryland (3/6/2019). (c) Peter M Martin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Peter M Martin via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/3/2018). (c) mmn noriko, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mmn_noriko via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (10/2/2014). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Nancy Magnusson. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (11/2/2015). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (11/2/2015). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/3/2018). (c) mmn noriko, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mmn_noriko via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/27/2020). (c) wwturner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by wwturner via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/27/2020). (c) wwturner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by wwturner via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (10/30/2015). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores of Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (11/2/2015). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (1/1/2020). (c) Laura & Thomas Marlowe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Laura & Thomas Marlowe via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (1/1/2020). (c) Laura & Thomas Marlowe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Laura & Thomas Marlowe via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Montgomery Co., Maryland (1/1/2020). (c) Laura & Thomas Marlowe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Laura & Thomas Marlowe via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Spores of Thin-maze Flat Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (11/30/2015). Sausage-shaped, smooth, hyaline; measured 8.5-8.9 X 1.9-2.5 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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