BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Piptoporus quercinus (Schrad.) P. Karst. (Oak Polypore)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Evans, S., 2001 (Colour photograph) Conservation Corner (Oct 2001)
Evans, S., 2006 (Colour photograph) Conservation corner - Oct 2006
Green, T., 2000 A rare fungus and rare trees
Mattock, G., 2006, Piptoporus quercinus, Field Mycology, Vol 7 (4): 132 (Colour photograph) Piptoporus quercinus
Overall, A., 2010 Fungi Royale: some interesting larger fungi of the Royal Parks - Part 1

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 10 general literature references to Piptoporus quercinus (Oak Polypore)

Piptoporus quercinus may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(a subclass of basidiomycetes)
(a family of bracket fungi)
Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 4 feeding and other relationships of Piptoporus quercinus (Oak Polypore)

Further Information

BAP Species Tranche 2, Feb 1999 (as Buglossoporus pulvinus)
1992 (Provisional) Red Data List Endangered
2007 (Draft) Red Data List Annex
Protected Species Status Schedule 8 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act, 1981 (as Buglossoporus pulvinus)
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