Split Porecrust - Schizopora paradoxa


    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

    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

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

    UK Map