Yellow-red Gill Polypore Gloeophyllum sepiarium (Wulfen) P. A. Karsten  Synonyms: Rusty Gilled Polypore.

Status:

Found solitary, in groups, or in rosettes on decaying wood (usually conifers).

Description:

Fruiting body: Yellow-red to reddish-brown with white/light yellow margin; irregular, wavy; zoned; dorsal surface covered with short, stiff hairs giving a matted or felted feel; fan-shaped; flesh yellow to rusty brown. Pores: Golden to rusty-brown; gill-like to labyrinthine (often both), sometimes with elongated pores (J. Solem, pers. comm.). Flesh turns black with application of KOH (L. Biechele, pers. comm.).

There are 9 records in the project database.

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A Yellow-red Gill Polypore on dead conifer log in Worcester Co., Maryland (1/12/2014). Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

Yellow-red Gill Polypore in Prince George's Co., Maryland (12/9/2018). Determined by Bob and Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Yellow-red Gill Polypore (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/9/2009). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Yellow-red Gill Polypore (pores) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/9/2009). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Yellow-red Gill Polypore in Prince George's Co., Maryland (12/9/2018). Determined by Bob and Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)


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