Observation 104042: Ganoderma sessile Murrill

When: 2012-08-06

Collection location: Beaver Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Bob Zuberbuhler (Bob Z)

No specimen available

Notes:
Cluster of overlapping stalkless, varnished shelves found on the ground at the base of an oak tree. Last year’s cluster of blackened shelves nearby.

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52% (1)
Recognized by sight: Ganoderma resinaceum tends to grow along the ground in globular clusters like that. This seems to be due to a reduced ability to form stems in nature.
79% (1)
Recognized by sight: North American Ganoderma resinaceum forms a separate species from the European variety.
84% (1)
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Recognized by sight

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