MycoKey : the species Fomitopsis officinalis

Generic short diagnoses: Brown-rotting, tough, di-or trimitic, perennial, mostly hoof-shaped or reflexed-resupinate polypores, with uni-coloured or brightly zoned pilei, small cream, yellow or pink pores and a pale context.


Fomitopsis officinalis - DK: "lærke-hovporesvamp"

Fomitopsis officinalis , "lærke-hovporesvamp", Lærchen-Baumschwamm
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
Russia (Kamchatka), 1997/Russia, 28.7.1992
Fomitopsis officinalis , "lærke-hovporesvamp", Lærchen-Baumschwamm
Illustration and © Carsten Brandt
USA, 2008
Fomitopsis officinalis , "lærke-hovporesvamp", Lærchen-Baumschwamm
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
Russia (Kamchatka), 1997

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