Name: Laetiporus conifericola Burds. & Banik
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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
Editors: Alan Rockefeller, Joseph D. Cohen


Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Laetiporus conifericola

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: Burds. & Banik

Citation: Harvard Pap. Bot. 6(1): 47


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Polyporales

Family: Laetiporaceae

Genus: Laetiporus

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit] Brief Description: [See More | Edit]

Can be differentiated from similar taxa by combination of range, habit, and pore color.

Species Habit Pore color Range
L. cincinnatus Soil near hardwood, esp. Quercus White Eastern, Midwestern USA
L. conifericola Conifer Yellow Western North America
L. gilbertsonii Quercus, Eucalyptus Yellow Western North America
L. gilbertsonii var. pallidus Quercus, Eucalyptus White Southern USA
L. huroniensis Conifer Yellow Great Lakes USA
L. persicinus Conifer, Hardwood Pinkish tan Southern USA
L. sulphureus Hardwood, esp. Quercus. Yellow Eastern, Midwestern USA

Table based on H. Burdsall.1

Also see J. Ginns2.

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