No Common Name Polyporus craterellus Berkeley & M.A. Curtis  

Status:

Found solitary or scattered on dead wood.

Description:

Fruiting body: Light to dark tan funnel covered with fine hairs. Pores: White to yellow-brown; decurrent. Stalk: Central: Color similar to rest of fruiting body. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 12 records in the project database.

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Polyporus craterellus (infertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/25/2010). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Polyporus craterellus (fertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/25/2010). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Polyporus craterellus (group of old fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/5/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores of Polyporus craterellus in Howard Co., Maryland (6/10/2015). Ellipsoid, smooth; measured 11.1-12.7 X 4.2-4.9 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

A spore collected from a Polyporus craterellus specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (6/5/2012). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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