Daedalea quercina 03118

Daedalea quercina Ledgewood03118

"Oak Maze Polypore" Thick maze-like pores on relatively small, tough annual or perennial polypore. Top of fruiting body is light gray-brown to warm cinnamon brown, but paler toward the margin. Saprotrophic, growing on decaying hardwoods, especially oaks. It is a brown rotter. White spore print. Has been used as a comb. Has potential for bioremediation.