Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
elegans
NOTES

A tough leathery bracket up to 350 mm wide. The cap is hairless and smooth. Causes severe white rot of dead wood which characteristically gives off a sweetly fragrant, spicy odour.


AUTHORITY
(Spreng.) Pat.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Fungus
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: White drying cream. The hymenial surface has radiating elongated pores
Colour: Cream
Notes: White when young
Colour: White
Common Name
Elegant bracket
Bracket fungus
Bracket fungus
Bruidsrakswam
Habitat
NOTES: Found under gum trees near Eastcot
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
Not edible but toxicity unknown
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Lenzites palasoti



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