No Common Name Trichaptum abietinum (Persoon ex J.F. Gmelin) Ryvarden  


Bands of gray / whitish-gray, semicircular, thin fruiting bodies covered with soft white hairs. Violet / purplish tooth-like fertile surface, bleaching in age (J. Solem, pers. comm.). Compare Trichaptum biforme.


This species is only found on coniferous wood (L. Biechele, pers. comm.).

There are 26 records in the project database.

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Trichaptum abietinum (infertile surface of old fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/13/2009). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Trichaptum abietinum (fertile surface) in Howard Co., Maryland (10/23/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Trichaptum abietinum on Loblolly Pine in Wicomico Co., Maryland (2/14/2014). Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

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