Observation 116660: Polyporus P. Micheli ex Adans.

When: 2012-11-13

Collection location: Bear Trap, Siskiyou County, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Christian (Christian Schwarz)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

30% (2)
Recognized by sight
27% (1)
Recognized by sight: need to check spores size and amyloid/inamyloid

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By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-11-15 17:01:29 PST (-0800)

I’ve got them

I am assuming that you just forgot to check the specimen box…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-11-15 08:21:04 PST (-0800)

surely you collected such an unusual fruit body.

Having seen a lot of this the past couple of days,
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2012-11-14 21:22:50 PST (-0800)

I can say it’s a true Polyporus

Not a true “Polyporus”
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2012-11-14 21:16:35 PST (-0800)

Could it be young Bondarzewia mesenterica? Does it have amyloid spores with ridges like a Russula?

Fairly intact oak
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-11-14 17:50:51 PST (-0800)

But the flesh is far too tough for an Albatrellus.

On what type of wood?
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-11-14 08:24:33 PST (-0800)
living tree, decaying debris? I’ve seen several references to Albatrellus ovinus growing on well decayed wood.
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-11-14 07:14:37 PST (-0800)

It’s small, very tough, and on wood. So, not an Albatrellus

Created: 2012-11-13 18:34:40 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2012-11-15 02:03:56 PST (-0800)
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