The mushrooms












    

Stereum rugosum.   Click a photo to enlarge it.   back to list

synonyms: Bleeding Broadleaf Crust, Runzeliger Schichtpilz, Stereum rugueux
Stereum rugosum Mushroom
Ref No: 8933
Buy this image
Stereum rugosum2 Mushroom
Ref No: 8934
Buy this image
Stereum rugosum3 Mushroom
Ref No: 8935
Buy this image
location: Europe
edibility: Inedible
fungus colour: White to cream, Red or redish or pink, Grey to beige
normal size: 5-15cm
cap type: Other
stem type: Lateral, rudimentary or absent
flesh: Flesh exudes coloured latex (milk) when cut
spore colour: White, cream or yellowish
habitat: Grows on wood

Stereum rugosum (Pers. ex Fr.) Fr. Runzeliger Schichtpilz Stereum rugueux, Bleeding Broadleaf Crust. Fruit body usually resupinate, occasionally forming small woody brackets; fertile surface buff often tinged pink, bleeding red if cut when fresh, drying more ochre and often cracking. Flesh whitish, thin, stratified. Spores white, elliptic, amyloid, 913 x 3.55um. Habitat on stumps, logs and fallen branches of deciduous trees, especially hazel. Season all year. Frequent. Not edible. Found In Europe.

© 2001-2008 Rogers Plants Ltd. All rights reserved. The text and photographs on this site may not be reproduced in any form without the written permission of Rogers Plants Ltd. Please see our Terms and Conditions. Site by Glide Technologies Ltd. Poisoning Disclaimer.
Don't forget to visit our sister site RogersRoses.