Wrinkled Crust Phlebia radiata Fries  

Description:

Fruiting body: Fertile surface: Usually orange to pink, occasionally tan or red-purple; multiple wrinkles and folds usually radiating from a central point; often merge into extensive patch; may develop a white, hairy, wavy edge (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

Where to find:

Irregular patches on hardwood and conifer logs (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 5 records in the project database.

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Wrinkled Crust (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (11/3/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Wrinkled Crust (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (10/23/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Wrinkled Crust (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (11/20/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Wrinkled Crust (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (10/9/2015). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Wrinkled Crust spores collected in Howard Co., Maryland (10/9/2015). Somewhat sausage-shaped, smooth, hyaline; measured 3.8-4.3 X 1.8-2.1 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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