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Laetiporus sulphureus
Laetiporus sulphureus
Laetiporus sulphureus
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POLYPORALES
Laetiporus sulphureus (Bull.) Murrill, 1920
Buskett
9/10/13
Fomitopsidaceae
Laetiporus sulphureus is a large saprophytic fungus found on hardwood. This specific specimen can be seen each year in early October growing on a Quercus robur tree. The upper colour of this polypore is yellow to tan depending on age but the pore layer is sulphur yellow hence its name.
Spore Print: White
Cystidia: Absent
Spores: Smooth, elliptical to slightly ovoid, inamyloid; size: 5.0-6.0µm x 3.5-5.0µm Q 1.20-1.67 Qm 1.40
Link:
MushroomExpert
FieldGuide to the Fungi of NewEngland
Buskett
9/10/13
Underside
Pores
Spores