Observation 290303: Ganoderma sessile Murrill

When: 2017-09-11

Collection location: Ridley Creek State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

39.9957° -75.1982° 4m

Who: geraldine (geraldine)

No specimen available

Remarkably growing a few feet away from Martin Luther King Blvd in Philadelphia, PA. There was no hemlock trees around that I observed, but the mushroom was growing on a rotting root or stump, possibly that was hemlock? I do not know.

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27% (1)
Recognized by sight
79% (1)
Recognized by sight: Sessile nature, the flesh should be brown compared to tsugae which has white flesh.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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