Rigidoporus ulmarius (Sowerby) Imazeki
(elm butt rot (causative organism), giant elm bracket)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesRigidoporus ulmarius (elm butt rot (causative organism), giant elm bracket)
GenusRigidoporus (a genus of bracket fungi)
FamilyMERIPILACEAE (giant polypores)
OrderPOLYPORALES (polypores)
SubclassAGARICOMYCETIDAE (a subclass of basidiomycetes)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Rigidoporus ulmarius (Elm Butt Rot - causative organism, Giant Elm Bracket) :
1: Rigidoporus ulmarius (Elm Butt Rot - causative organism, Giant Elm Bracket)
12 Aug 2009 OSGR: SX86 50° 30' N, 3° 40' W Vice County: South Devon (VC 3) England
Large, pale bracket on horse chestnut stump
Image 1: Bracket - oblique viewImage 2: Bracket - oblique view (2)Image 3: Bracket - side viewImage 4: Bracket - side view (2)Image 5: Bracket - young - marginImage 6: Bracket - young - top viewImage 7: Section - close-upImage 8: Section - close-up (2)Image 9: Section - close-up (3)Image 10: Section - close-up (4)Image 11: Margin - close-up - enlargedImage 12: Margin - close-up - enlarged (2)Image 13: Margin - close-up - enlarged (3)Image 14: Pores - close-up - enlargedImage 15: Pore surface - close-up - enlargedImage 16: Pore surface - close-up - enlarged (2)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 general literature references relevant to Rigidoporus ulmarius (Elm Butt Rot - causative organism, Giant Elm Bracket)

Rigidoporus ulmarius (Elm Butt Rot - causative organism, Giant Elm Bracket) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 29 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Rigidoporus ulmarius (Elm Butt Rot - causative organism, Giant Elm Bracket)
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