Name: Albatrellus flettii Morse ex Pouzar


Name: Albatrellus flettii Morse ex Pouzar

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Copyright © 2009 Daryl Thompson (woobs)
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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
Editors: Douglas Smith, Alan Rockefeller, walt sturgeon

Rank: Species
Status: Accepted
Name: Albatrellus flettii
Author: Morse ex Pouzar
Citation: Česká Mykol. 26: 198 (1972)

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales
Family: Albatrellaceae
Genus: Albatrellus

Brief Description:

CAP 5-20 cm in diam., circular to kidneylike, convex becoming plane or centrally depressed, blue to blue-gray or blue-green; developing ochraceous, salmon, or rusty stains in age, becoming salmon pink to brick red on drying; glabrous to minutely tomentose. Margin at first enrolled, often lobed or wavy; concolorous or paler. PORE SURFACE white, developing salmon or ochraceous stains in age. PORES circular to angular, 1-4 per mm. TUBES 1-7 mm long, decurrent. STEM 5-15 cm long, 1.5-4 cm thick, solid, central to lateral, simple or branching at base, concolorous with cap. HYPHAL STRUCTURE monomitic. CLAMP CONNECTIONS present. SPORES ellipsoid to ovoid, 3.5-4 × 2.5-3 µm, thin walled, smooth, weakly amyloid.

M. Castellano, E. Cazares, B. Fondrick, T. Dreisbach, Handbook to additional fungal species of special concern in the Northwest Forest Plan, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, General Technical Report PNW-GTR-572 (2003)

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