Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Hymenochaetales Family: Hymenochaetaceae
Species: Pseudoinonotus dryadeus (Pers.) T. Wagner & M. Fischer
Synonyms: Boletus dryadeus
Inonotus dryadeus
Polyporus dryadeus
Common Name: Oak Bracket


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Pseudoinonotus dryadeusPhotographer:  Mark Wright
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus petraea (21)
Quercus (12)
Quercus robur (3)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Parkland and scattered trees (9)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (9)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (5)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (4)
Grassland: acidic, unimproved, lowland (3)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (2)
Woodland: plantation (2)
Acid sessile oak-hazel-ash woods (1)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Tree (23)
Stem (3)
Quercus rubra (2)
Stump (2)
Dead Wood (1)
tree base (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
February (1)
March (8)
April (1)
July (2)
August (12)
September (16)
October (9)
November (1)
December (1)