Hairy Panus Panus neostrigosus Drechsler-Santos & Wartchow  Synonyms: Lentinus strigosus, Panus rudis.


Found solitary or in clusters on hardwoods.


Cap: Pinkish-tan/reddish-brown (may have purplish tints when young); densely hairy, even velvety; fan or funnel-shaped, sometimes lobed; margin inrolled and hairy; flesh white, thin, tough. Gills: White to tan, close. Stalk: Colored like cap; short, stubby, generally lateral (J. Solem, pers. comm.).


Associated with hardwoods.

There are 5 records in the project database.

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Hairy Panus in Howard Co., Maryland (5/15/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Sue Muller. (MBP list)

Hairy Panus (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (5/17/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Hairy Panus (gills) in Howard Co., Maryland (5/17/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Hairy Panus specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (5/17/2010). Elliptical, smooth; measured 5.2-6.6 X 2.8-3.3 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

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