Hapalopilus nidulans 01328-2

Hapalopilus nidulans01328-2

White rotting saprotroph on hardwood sticks and branches. Dry, dull orange hairy upper surface of bracket or kidney-shaped cap. Dull orange to cinnamon angular pores. No stem. White spore print. Spring to autumn fruiting. Possibly the only known toxic polypore. In KOH cap turns purple.