Observation 10605: Laetiporus sulphureus (Bull.) Murrill
When: 2008-08-07
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Big, conspicuous yellow brackets on a fallen tree. The second photo shows just how conspicuous — it was taken from the trail without using a telephoto lens.

The third photo shows the fungi after two weeks had passed. They had dried out and withered. Laetiporus sulphureus does not have a very long shelf life — no pun unintended. :)

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shelf life
By: Tom Volk (TomVolk)
2008-09-09 23:20:43 CDT (-0400)

HA! I’m going to use that in a lecture someday….

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