Lentinus levis (Pleurotus levis) (4 Photos and Description)

Lentinus levis (Pleurotus levis, Panus strigosus)6823

White rotter saprobic on dead wood, and parasitic on tree wounds. “Giant Panus” White to cream pleurotoid cap that eventually yellows. Decurrent, white gills yellow with age. Eccentric to central hairy stem. Edible but tough.

Lentinus levis (Pleurotus levis, Panus strigosus) 6825

Lentinus levis (Pleurotus levis) 

Lentinus levis (Polyporaceae)  0035

Lentinus levis (Pleurotus levis) 

Lentinus levis (Pleurotus levis)