Mossy Maple Polypore Cerrena unicolor (Bulliard) Murrill  

Status:

Found in overlapping clusters on dead hardwood.

Description:

Fruiting body: White to gray-brown; hairy to velvety; concentric rings (most obvious when young); kidney to fan-shaped; wavy margin; white flesh separated from cap by thin dark layer; infertile surface frequently green with algae. Pores: White to gray; highly variable in shape from round to maze or slot-like (in age). (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

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Mossy Maple Polypore (infertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (2/17/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Mossy Maple Polypore (fertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (2/17/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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