Hydnellum peckii Banker
(devil's tooth)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesHydnellum peckii (devil's tooth)
GenusHydnellum (a genus of stipitate tooth fungi)
FamilyBANKERACEAE (a family of stipitate tooth fungi)
OrderTHELEPHORALES (an order of basidiomycete fungi)
SubclassAGARICOMYCETIDAE (a subclass of basidiomycetes)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Hydnellum peckii (Devil's Tooth) :
1: Hydnellum peckii (Devil's Tooth)
20 Aug 2005 OSGR: ZZ00 44° 40' N, 10° 40' E Scotland
under Pine
Image 1: Side view - pale backgroundImage 2: Top view - pale backgroundImage 3: Top view - pale background (2)Image 4: Spines - close-up - enlargedImage 5: Spines - close-up - enlarged (2)Image 6: Spines - old - close-up - enlargedImage 7: Spines - young - close-up - enlarged

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 general literature references relevant to Hydnellum peckii (Devil's Tooth)

Hydnellum peckii (Devil's Tooth) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Hydnellum peckii (Devil's Tooth)
Tranche 2, Feb 1999
Hydnellum ferrugineum

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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