Name: Ganoderma oregonense Murrill
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First person to use this name on MO: Darvin DeShazer
Editors: Alan Rockefeller, walt sturgeon, Erlon, Joe Cohen, Chaelthomas


Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Ganoderma oregonense

Author: Murrill

Citation: N. Amer. Fl. (New York) 9(2): 119 (1908)

Deprecated Synonyms: Fomes oregonensis (Murrill) Sacc. & Traverso, Ganoderma sequoiae Murrill

Misspellings: Ganoderma orgonense


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Polyporales

Genus: Ganoderma

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Pileus reniform, corky, rigid, convex above, plane below, 10 X 17 X 5 cm.; surface glabrous, thinly encrusted, smooth, laccate, very lustrous, bay to black, with a deep groove near the margin, which is cream-colored, rounded, smooth, entire, finely tomentose; context punky, white to slightly discolored, homogeneous, with white lines of mycelium near the stipe, 2-3.5 cm. thick; tubes annual, 1 cm. long, avellaneous within, mouths circular to angular, 3 to a mm., edges thin, entire, white to avellaneous; stipe lateral, very thick, short, subcylindric, 2-4 cm. long, 3-6 cm. thick, expanding into the pileus, which it resembles in color, surface, and context.
Type collected near Seaside, Oregon, on an old log of Picea sitchensis, during the summer of 1905, by an unknown collector.

N. Amer. Fl. (New York) 9(2): 119 (1908).
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The holotype is probably BPI 236616.

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