No Common Name Albatrellus cristatus (Schaeffer) Kotlaba & Pouzar  

Description:

Cap: Yellow / yellowish-brown; circular, irregular; dry, smooth or velvety; flesh white (stains olive-green when cut). Pores: White (greenish-yellow in age); decurrent; angular. Stalk: Yellow with tiny dark scales (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

Where to find:

Solitary, small groups on ground under oaks and other hardwoods (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 3 records in the project database.

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Albatrellus cristatus (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/11/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Albatrellus cristatus (tops) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/24/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Albatrellus cristatus (pores) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/11/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Albatrellus cristatus spores collected in Howard Co., Maryland (8/11/2017). Oval/nearly round, smooth; measured 13.7-17.6 X 7.9-8.8 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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