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Ceramic Tile Fungus

Xylobolus frustulatus

Description:

Frustose crust fungus with smooth, gray to white-colored, thick surface that resembles broken ceramic tiles. Xylobolus frustulatus is a member of the Stereaceae family. It is usually saprobic on highly rotted oak.

Habitat:

Growing on a highly rotted willow oak (Quercus phellos) log.


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2 Comments

flowntheloop
flowntheloop a year ago

Thank you, Christine! <3

Christine Y.
Christine Y. a year ago

Nice shots!

flowntheloop
Spotted by
flowntheloop

Georgia, USA

Lat: 34.40, Long: -85.03

Spotted on Dec 1, 2017
Submitted on Dec 4, 2017

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