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Albatrellus dispansus

Habitat: A. dispansus occurs in montane mixed conifer forests, sometimes associated with woody debris or buried wood.

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Identification Notes:

The fruitbodies of Albatrellus dispansus are complex, arising from a short thick base and branching out into numerous overlapping, sometimes fused, often irregularly shaped, caps. The caps are yellowish, dry, and tomentose to scaly; the tubes and pores are white when fresh, and the pores are angular; the stipe is whitish.The fruitbodies turn dark red when dried and stored.

Accepted Name:
Albatrellus dispansus (Lloyd) Canf. & Gilb.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Albatrellus dispansus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Albatrellus dispansus photos.