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Onnia triquetra
False Dyer's Polypore

Habitat: Pine forests.

Substrate: Pinus boles and roots.

Spores: Annual in fall.

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Identification Notes:

Annual conk produced in fall and persisting into winter. Fruitbody may be either a semicircular bracket or a top-shaped, stemmed, terrestrial conk. Terrestrial fruitbodies are growing from roots. Cap is shades of brown and velvety. Pores are small, round, light-colored, and refracting. Taste is lemon, and a blackish reaction to KOH. Similar to Phaeolus schweinitzii which has greenish, larger, more irregular pores.

Accepted Name:
Onnia triquetra (Persoon) Imazeki
Publication: Ito, S. 1955. Mycological Flora of Japan. Basidiomycetes. 2(4):1-450 1955.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Onnia triquetra in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Onnia triquetra photos.

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