Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales Family: Peniophoraceae
Species: Peniophora quercina (Pers.) Cooke
Synonyms: Auricularia corticalis
Corticium quercinum
Peniophora pezizoides
Thelephora quercina
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Peniophora quercinaPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus petraea (8)
Quercus (7)
Quercus robur (5)
Fagus sylvatica (3)
Tilia (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, plantation (4)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (3)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Lowland hazel-sessile oakwoods (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Castanea sativa (14)
Acer pseudoplatanus (2)
Dead Branch (1)
dead fallen stick (1)
Dead Wood (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
Soil Grassy (1)
Tree (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (2)
February (5)
March (11)
April (3)
May (1)
July (2)
August (2)
September (7)
October (7)
November (4)
December (1)