Observation 118847: Ganoderma applanatum (Pers.) Pat.
When: 2012-09-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: -shelf like growing on dead log, many specimen, 98mm X 61mm

-top side has brown center that fades to an outer white color, smooth uneven surface

-underside white with microscopic pores (can be seen by the eye) that were extremely packed together

- spores appeared to have two layers with tiny projections in between them or on the outer layer

-spore measurements (length/width) (in micrometers) I tried to include the one of the largest and smallest spores I could find along with the majority of the same sized spores that I found. Measured with an 100x oil immersion objective.

1. 6.64/4.98
2. 5.81/4.98
3. 5.81/4.98
4. 6.64/4.98
5. 6.64/4.98
6. 6.23/4.98
7. 6.64/4.98
8. 7.47/5.4
9. 8.3/5.81
10. 7.47/5.4

range (5.81-8.3) and (4.98-5.81)

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