Polyporus tuberaster Tuberous Polypore

Polyporus tuberaster                      Tuberous Polypore    

 

Small to medium size yellow-cream to light cinnamon annual polypore. Found especially on beech, hazel and in this case an oak twig. Occurs in small numbers either tufted or trooping and also singly. Cap is + circular unless on a vertical substrate when it can be fan-shaped. Up to 100mm across, convex to shallowly