Peniophora rufa  (Fr.) Bolidin 1958 (3 Photos and Description)

Stellerium rufum (Peniophora rufa) 06403

Waxy scrunched pink to red-orange to purple saprotrophic crust fungus that grows on bark covered wood of Populus (aspen, tulip poplar, cottonwood)  Salix (willows).

Stellerium rufum (Peniophora rufa) 06402

Sterellum rufum

Stellerium rufum (Peniophora rufa) 06401

Sterellum rufum