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White Cheese Polypore

Fungi: Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Polyporales: Polyporaceae: Tyromyces chioneus (Fr.) P.Karst.

Tyromyces chioneus – White Cheese Polypore

Synonyms: Bjerkandera chionea, Boletus candidus, Leptoporus albellus, Leptoporus chioneus, Leptoporus lacteus, Polyporus albellus, Polyporus candidus, Polyporus chioneus, Polystictus chioneus, Tyromyces albellus, Ungularia chionea.

Common name: White Cheese Polypore.

Extract from Wikipedia article: Tyromyces chioneus, commonly known as the white cheese polypore, is a species of polypore fungus. A widely distributed fungus, it has a circumpolar distribution, in temperate boreal pine forests, of Asia, Europe, and North America, causes white rot in dead hardwood trees, especially birch

Finnish: Liitukääpä, Polish: Białak śnieżysty, Swedish: Snövit ticka.

Photos of this mushroom from East and Central Texas

White cheese polypore mushroom (<B>Tyromyces chioneus</B>) with guttation on a big fallen oak near the creek in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-20.htm">October 20, 2019</A>
LinkWhite cheese polypore mushroom (Tyromyces chioneus) with guttation on a big fallen oak near the creek in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, October 20, 2019
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Shepherd, TX 77371, USA
Dissected white cheese polypore mushroom (<B>Tyromyces chioneus</B>) from on a big fallen oak near the creek in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-20.htm">October 20, 2019</A>
LinkDissected white cheese polypore mushroom (Tyromyces chioneus) from on a big fallen oak near the creek in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, October 20, 2019
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Shepherd, TX 77371, USA

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