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Hydnellum ferrugineum (Fr.) P. Karst. (Mealy Tooth)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Gurney, M., 2007 (Colour photograph) Tooth Fungi at Abernethy RSPB Reserve in 2006

Hydnellum ferrugineum may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
THELEPHORALES
(an order of basidiomycete fungi)
BANKERACEAE
(a family of stipitate tooth fungi)
Hydnellum
(a genus of stipitate tooth fungi)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi (via Thelephorales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2 feeding and other relationships of Hydnellum ferrugineum (Mealy Tooth)

Further Information

BAP Species Tranche 2, Feb 1999
1992 (Provisional) Red Data List Endangered
2007 (Draft) Red Data List NT
Similar species Hydnellum peckii

Abortiporus biennis has similar growth form, develops red droplets and can look similar, but doesn't have well-formed spines on the underside.
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