Growing on buried decaying wood. Spore print white.
Found growing out of dead conifer wood covered with moss.
fallen on ground near sugar maple
Common names: Dryad's saddle; Pheasant's-back polypore.
Polyporus is a genus of fungi in the Polyporaceae family. It is a genus used for the production of single cell proteins, sources of mixed protein extracted from pure or mixed cultures of algae, yeasts, fungi or bacteria (grown on agricultural wastes) used as a substitute for protein-rich foods, in human and animal feeds.