Niveoporofomes spraguei (Fomitopsis spraguei) (3 Photos and Description)

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This is found on base of dead trees as well as on living hardwoods, especially oak. White, ochraceous or gray upper surface. Sometimes has reddish edge. Young specimens bruise greenish at margin. Weeps water drops along margin and on upper and pore surface of fruiting body.  Saprobic and parasitic. A brown rotter.

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Niveoporofomes spraguei (Fomitopsis spraguei) 

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Niveoporofomes spraguei (Fomitopsis spraguei)