Split Porecrust - Schizopora paradoxa

Description

Fruit body resupinate (upside down), initially in small circular patches later fusing to cover large irregularly shaped areas, white to creamy-ochre. Tubes 1 to 5 mm long. Pores circular, oblong, angular or maze-like.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

On dead wood, usually of deciduous trees.

When to see it

All year round.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map