MycoKey : the species Phellodon melaleucus

Generic short diagnoses: Tough fleshed, ectomycorrhizal hydnoids with white spore deposit and spinose spores and strong curry-like smell (‘maggi’).

Phellodon melaleucus - DK: vellugtende læderpigsvamp, UK: Grey Tooth

Phellodon melaleucus , vellugtende læderpigsvamp, Grey Tooth, svarthvit sølvpigg, svartvit taggsvamp, Tengere stekelzwam, Schwarzweißer Duftstacheling
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-04.118

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