Observation 118584: Polyporus P. Micheli ex Adans.
When: 2012-12-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This was brought in by a friend. Unfortunately we don’t have the “pes” that might be “cavi” – i.e. the rest of the pileus that might be hollow.

Also, he remembered it as growing on a dead log – which does not seem very bolete-like. Certainly not with larch, I don’t believe there are larches or tamaracks this far south.

Nonetheless, there are the wonderful, big decurrent tubes, and the shaggy top. Any clues, anyone?

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By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-02-06 12:59:57 EST (-0500)

what gets called P. tuberaster in CA

By: Nimmo (barky)
2012-12-02 03:54:12 EST (-0500)

The pores are hexagonal-ish…

Thanks for the Polyporus suggestion Irenea :)

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