Antrodia xantha identification

About mushroom

Antrodia xantha (Fr. Fr.) Ryv. A crust found mainly on broad leaved branches or stumps but also on dead conifer wood. 1-5(10)mm thick forming patches on the dead wood, cream or whitish, or light yellow. Soft when fresh then brittle, bitter tasting. Pores small 4-6 per mm. Spores small, smooth 4-5x1-1.5um. Very similar in appearance to Antrodia serialis which has larger spores.

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More info about Antrodia xantha mushroom

Stem type:
Lateral
rudimentary or absent
Poisonous/Suspect
Habitat:
Grows on wood
Cap type:
Other
Fungus colour:
Yellow
White to cream
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Last modification: 2015-10-02 00:45:02

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