Observation 213264: Laetiporus sulphureus (Bull.) Murrill

When: 2015-06-28

Collection location: Pokrovskoye-Streshnevo, Moscow, Russia [Click for map]

55.8252° 37.4899° 225m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Laetiporus sulphureus (Bull.) Murrill. , Polyporaceae, Aphyllophorales. (Трутовик серно-желтый).
Cap: 5-15cm, slightly convex minor flat, radial-wavy or bumpy and irregular shaped, semicircular to fan- or tang-shaped, often hoof-shaped because overlapping; smooth, sometimes margins are thin and wavy; dull yellow up to sulfur-yellow or orange–yellow with orange spots, old one is grayish-yellow up to reddish-brown and usually get damage from insects.
Flesh: yellowish-white up to dull sulfur-yellow, 2-3cm thick and not stiff.
Tubes: about 2-3mm long, tiny pores much less than 1mm, color from light yellow or sulfur-yellow up to orange-yellow.
Stalk: rudimentary and indistinct or fixation edge.
Habitat: single or crowded cluster 0.2-0.3m long on the old partially rotten deciduous stumps or trunks minor on old living maple and oak over 0.8m diameter.
Edibility: published that edible when young.
Season: June-August.

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