MycoKey : the species Phellorinia herculeana

Generic short diagnoses: Strange club-shaped gasteromycete with coarse peeling scales, initially very pale and only much later becoming buff to brownish; gleba with powdery, warty fairly small spores and persisting bundles of short, clavate, 4-spored basidia.

Phellorinia herculeana

Phellorinia herculeana , Wüsten-Korkstæubling
Illustration and © Pascal Hériveau

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