Observation 118398: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2012-11-29

Collection location: Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Monteverde, Puntarenas, Costa Rica [Click for map]


Who: Maria (mashkin)

No specimen available

Polypore. Brown with white trim. White porous bottom. Sea shell shaped.

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Recognized by sight
46% (2)
Recognized by sight: I think C. caperata has little round pores

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from MycoBank
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-11-09 14:15:32 PST (-0800)

PORE SURFACE ochraceous, cinnamon to deep chocolate-brown, pores variable, medium to small, round to angular, 3-5 per mm, more rarely smaller, on sloping substrate some pores sinuate and elongated and in parts split…”

“…pores 120-160 µm wide, 100-285 µm (Wright and Deschamps), entire, dissepiments 80-160 µm thick, pale brownish wood-colour with a white or greyish bloom, then fuscous brown, at first whitish in young pilei.”

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