Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Schizophyllaceae
Species: Schizophyllum commune Fr.
Synonyms: Agaricus alneus
Agaricus multifidus
Apus alneus
Common Name: Common Porecrust


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Schizophyllum communePhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Poaceae (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Built up area, agricultural/forestry (1)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Hay Bail (5)
Dung (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
straw (1)
Stump (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
March (2)
September (1)
October (6)
November (3)
December (1)