Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Trametes
Family: Polyporaceae (Fungus)
Taxon : Fungus
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cingulata
NOTES

Generally an annual fungus which occasionally survives to the following season. Causes severe white rot in sap-wood of broad-leaved trees. Generally found in groups. Fruit bodies 30-90 mm wide and 3-10 mm thick.


AUTHORITY
Berk.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Fungus
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Fan- to kidney-shaped brackets which are dark chocolate brown with a white to cream rim. Hymenial surface white, darkening with age
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Black cork polypore
Bracket fungus
Witrandkurkporieswam
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on dead wood
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
Tough and inedible but probably not poisonous
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Scindalma virginiae
Coriolus cingulatus
Polyporus palliseri
Polyporus granulates
Polyporus argentatus
Trametes cyclophaea
Leptoporus asperulus
Coriolus decorsei
Polyporus griseus
Trametes jalapensis



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