Image Number: 1241682

Fruiting Bodies
Conks are rare. They grown on a root of fallen stem of a tree killed by laminated root rot. They are thin, leathery when fresh and friable with age, light weight, yellow to cinnamon brown with small pores.
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Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Hymenochaetales
Family: Hymenochaetaceae
Genus: Phellinus
Subject: Phellinus weirii (Murrill) R. L. Gibertson
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, April 14, 2004
Image last updated:
Monday, October 10, 2011