Observation 121722: Polyporales sensu lato

Growing near the roots of a black (or possibly a red) oak in my front yard.


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Proposed Names

31% (2)
Recognized by sight: Some unfamiliar eastern terrestrial polypore.
32% (2)
Used references: This is currently the most common group between Inonotus and Phaeolus in Index Fungorum.
57% (1)
Recognized by sight

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Maybe an Inonotus?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2012-12-31 12:12:09 CST (-0600)

It looks different from the Inonotus I know from the west coast, but this is roughly where I end up in Arora. Phaeolus or Phellinus seem possible as well, but it’s probably something completely else.

Created: 2012-12-31 11:05:48 CST (-0600)
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