Public Description of Phlebia radiata Fr.

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Name: Phlebia radiata Fr.
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Taxonomic Classification:

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Polyporales
Family: Meruliaceae

General Description:

Forming Crust like growth 10cm or more often covering large portions of hardwood and conifer, well decayed logs. No pore surface, light yellow to cinnamon red. Surface wrinkled, wavy, fells waxy when fresh but becomes hard when dry.


Found through out N America In West Virginia very common in late fall after rains


Found on well decompose logs and stumps usually without bark, of hardwoods and conifers Usually with moss and lichen growth upon them.



Description author: Eddee (Request Authorship Credit)
Description editor: Jason Hollinger

Created: 2009-11-08 13:54:44 EST (-0500) by Eddee (eddeeee)
Last modified: 2012-06-21 03:23:42 EDT (-0400) by Eddee (eddeeee)
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