Observation 108479: Ganoderma sessile Murrill
When: 2012-09-03
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Ganoderma curtisii is usually much more yellow, with a smoother pileus surface.Where resinaceum tends to be poorly formed and more wrinkled. Curtisii in a similar environment would tend to have a well formed prominant stipe, where resinaceum struggles to form stipes and often fruits right on the ground in more Northern latitudes.
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Just an imformed guess.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-09-03 17:02:12 PDT (-0700)

Would need to see the spore-bearing surface (underside) to confirm Ganoderma. Does has the shellac-coated appearance of Ganoderma, though. G. curtisii usually has more yellows and oranges in the cap color.

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