| Niveoporofomes spraguei
|Formerly Fomitopsis spraguei. Niveoporofomes spraguei made quick work
of this oak stump. A brown rot fungus that degrades cellulose in its search
for food, leaving behind lignin.
|These two sets of images show a ten day time lapse. Summer.
|The margin of Niveoporofomes spraguei varies in color; reddish brown (usually
when very young) to light brown and will bruise green when handled.