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Polyporus squamosus (Huds.) Fr. (Dryad’S Saddle)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Polyporus squamosus may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
POLYPORALES
(polypores)
POLYPORACEAE
(a family of polypores)
Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 31 feeding and other relationships of Polyporus squamosus (Dryad’S Saddle)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) Widespread and common (less so in the north) this large scaly bracket fungus appears during the summer, mainly on frondose trees. It can be a wound parasite, often fruiting on a branch scar, or a saprobe on dead or decayed wood.
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