Meripilus giganteus (Pers.) P. Karst.
(giant polypore)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesMeripilus giganteus (giant polypore)
FamilyMERIPILACEAE (giant polypores)
OrderPOLYPORALES (polypores)
SubclassAGARICOMYCETIDAE (a subclass of basidiomycetes)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Meripilus giganteus (Giant Polypore) :
1: Meripilus giganteus (Giant Polypore)
5 Sep 1975 OSGR: SU93 51° 10' N, 0° 40' W Vice County: Surrey (VC 17) England
Image 1: Brackets - old - in situImage 2: Brackets - young - in situ
2: Meripilus giganteus (Giant Polypore)
24 Oct 1969 OSGR: TG10 52° 40' N, 1° 10' E Vice County: East Norfolk (VC 27) England
on half-buried stump in lawn
Image 1: Brackets - in situ

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 4 general literature references relevant to Meripilus giganteus (Giant Polypore)

Meripilus giganteus (Giant Polypore) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 62 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Meripilus giganteus (Giant Polypore)
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