MycoKey : the species Phellinus viticola

Generic short diagnoses: Tough to woody hard, resupinate to hoof-shaped, perennial, vivid brown-fleshed, white rotting polypores, typically with prominent setae in hymenium or flesh. Often on still living trees.

Phellinus viticola

Phellinus viticola , hyllekjuke, vedticka, Umberbauner Feuerschwamm
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Sweden, JHP-99.284

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