Postia tephroleuca [Oligoporus, Spongiporus, Tyromyces tephroleucus] (Fries 1821 : Fries) Jülich 1982 (Family Fomitopsidaceae)

Saprotrophic, August - November (Earliest: 27.6)
Cap: 20x40-50x150mm; Pores: 3-5/mm

Protective Chemicals
Saponins Oligoporin

Biotopes:
Wet Forest

Beech Forest
Food:
Dead Angiosperm Wood
Decomposers:
Bolitophila occlusa Larva


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