Observation 111158: Gloeoporus taxicola (Pers.) Gilb. & Ryvarden
When: 2012-09-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Resupinate fungi fruiting abundantly on Douglas fir and Western hemlock logs.

Temp: Mid 60’s dry.

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2% (2)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
65% (2)
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Recognized by sight: at a very young stage

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Thanks for the continued-
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2012-09-25 16:57:11 COT (-0500)

help Irene!

I fully agree with your ID on this being young specimens of Gloeoporus taxicola. After looking up a few other sights(see the attached link below) it seems that this species vastly changes with age to deep chocolate/almost maroon brown color as it spreads. Thanks again-see link below.


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