Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Hymenochaetales Family: Hymenochaetaceae
Species: Fuscoporia ferruginosa (Schrad.) Murrill
Synonyms: Boletus ferruginosus
Fomes ferruginosus
Phellinus ferruginosus
Polyporus ferruginosus
Polyporus umbrinus
Poria ferruginosa
Poria umbrina
Common Name: Rusty Porecrust


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Fuscoporia ferruginosaPhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

Photographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (2)
Salix (1)
Corylus avellana (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Woodland: mixed (2)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (1)
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Castanea sativa (2)
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
Tree (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
September (1)
October (4)
November (1)