Thick-maze Oak Polypore Daedalea quercina (Linnaeus) Persoon  

Description:

Fruiting body: Color variable; often concentrically zoned; may be cracked in age; semi-circular; margin blunt and light. Pores: White to yellow-brown; usually elongated, smaller near margin; thick walls.

Compare to Thin-maze Flat Polypore (Daedalea confragosa).

Relationships:

Found solitary or in groups on decaying hardwoods, usually oaks. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 25 records in the project database.

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Thick-maze Oak Polypore (infertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (2/28/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thick-maze Oak Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (4/17/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Sue Muller. (MBP list)

Thick-maze Oak Polypore (pores) in Howard Co., Maryland (2/28/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Thick-maze Oak Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (2/28/2011). Photo shows fruiting bodies on oak stump. Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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