FOMITOPSIS PINK, OR PINK TINDER FUNGUS
Kingdom: MUSHROOMS (FUNGI)
Department: BAZIDIOMIKOTA (BASIDIOMYCOTA)
Class: BAZIDIOMITsETY (BASIDIOMYCETES)
Order: PORIALNYE (PORIALES)
Family: KORIOLOVYE (CORIOLACEAE)
Look: FOMITOPSIS ROSEA (ALB. ET SCHWEIN.: FR.) P. KARST. (= POLYPORUS ROSEUS ALB. ET SCHWEIN.: FR.)
FAMITOPSIS RUZHOVY, ABO RUZHOVY LIP
Category of protection: 2
In the Red List of Belarus it is included for the first time. It is protected in Lithuania.
Fruit bodies long-term, sedentary, kopytoobrazny, from 3-5 to 9 cm, single, are more rare in small congestions. The hat surface concentric furrowed, brownish-pink, blackens with age. The edge is wavy, fabric pith and ligneous, wine-pink color. The surface of a gimenofor of pink color, when drying becomes more dim. Hyphas with buckles. Basidiums are club-shaped, 4-sporous. Disputes are cylindrical, hyaline, pressed on the one hand, not amyloid, 6-7 2-3 microns in size.
Europe, North America. The look is widespread in a boreal zone. In Belarus it is found in Brest (Pruzhansky district), Vitebsk (Tolochinsky district), Gomel (Zhitkovichsky district) and Mogilev (Osipovichsky district) areas.
Meets in old shady fir groves. Grows on sukhostoyny and valezhny trunks and stubs of mainly coniferous breeds (a pine, a fir-tree), by way of exception - on a poplar. Is the indicator of the old-age woods.
Sporoobrazovaniye time July - September. Causes brown decay. The mushroom has a decorative fruit body.
Number and tendency of its change:
Single copies meet. In all locations the number of a look is small.
Major factors of threat:
Low number and density of populations, collecting fruit bodies, all views of cabins of the wood, economic transformation of lands.
Grows in territories of national parks "Bialowieza Forest" and "Pripyat". Periodic control of a condition of the known populations and search new, creation in places of growth of specialized wildlife areas with prohibition of anthropogenous influences are necessary.
Originators: Kordiyako N. G.