White to pinkish or pale tan; exuding a pinkish juice when squeezed; 2-layered in mature specimens; tough. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository.
Cite this page as: Solitary or in small groups in soil or grass near hardwood stumps, rarely with conifers; fruiting throughout the year in watered areas, e. This gnarled form of Abortiporus biennissometimes given the separate species name of ” Abortiporus distortus ,” is apparently the most commonly encountered form of the species, though it does have a more normal looking form with an identifiable cap and stem see the illustrations.
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Bulliard, Singer, The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. Description Abortiporus biennis wa. Whitish, bruising and discoloring reddish or pinkish brown; pores angular to maze-like or irregular, per mm; tubes to 6 mm deep. Young Abortiporus abortiprus in a forest near Dourdan, France.
This site contains no information about the edibility or toxicity of mushrooms. As I have collected it, Abortiporus biennis is usually a true oddball–a gnarled, messy-looking mass of irregular white pores biennie exude a reddish juice and bruise reddish brown.
Fries Singer Mycologia The latter, however, is a tooth fungus. To the right is an example which is somewhat more developped.
Fruiting body annual, terrestrial, fan-shaped to infundibuliform, pilei cm broad, often clustered; margin level to uplifted, wavy; upper surface tomentose, white, pinkish, reddish-brown, tan to ochre-brown, faintly azonate; “aberrant fruitings” also produced, consisting of cauliflower-like masses, the entire surface poroid; context up to 1. Phaeolus schweinitiziiwhich also sometimes forms “rosettes” on the ground, is generally larger, has mustard-olive pores nearing maturity, dark-brown when senescent, and saprobic on conifer roots or stumps, not hardwoods.
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Retrieved from the MushroomExpert. Heteroporus biennis is a synonym, as is Abortiporus distortus see discussion above.
I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following licenses:. Kuo, Stipe if present, poorly developed, up to 5 cm long, 3 cm thick, lateral to central in attachment, well rooted and incrusted with dirt.
A number of terrestrial polypores are similar. Like ”Hydnellum” and some other fungi, ”A. This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital bifnnis, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. Often covered with the pore surface, but when definable up to 20 bienbis across; kidney-shaped to semicircular or irregular in outline; whitish to pale brown or reddish brown; sometimes with concentric zones; finely velvety or fairly smooth.
Fresh, young specimens of Abortiporous biennis sometims exude red droplets, suggestive of Hydnellum pecki. These include Polyporus tuberaster whose funnel-shaped, ochre-brown caps are squamulose, not tomentose, and Albatrellus species, which can be distinguished by pores that never become labyrinthoid, microscopically by the lack of chlamydospores, and a mycorrhizal bienis. Despite the common name “Blushing rosette,” which refers to the vinaceous hues seen in wbortiporus fruitings, the color is actually quite variable, ranging from cream, reddish, ochre, to brown.
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