26 February 2023 Crab Wood, Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.
Convex, then flattened, sometimes depressed, grey brown to reddish brown, to about 8 cm across
Whitish to pale ochre, angular, small, 2 to 3 per mm
Central, eccentric or lateral, pale yellow brown to tawny brown
Winter to spring
On dead wood of deciduous trees
Spores sausage shaped, smooth (6-8) x (2-2.5) µm2
17 March 2008 Buckinghamshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.
27 March 2010 Surrey. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.