Observation 127126: Postia stiptica (Pers.) Jülich
When: 2012-10-28
Collection location: Canistro, Italy [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Recognized by sight: Found in a predominately beech forest near the town of Canistro, Italy on the last day foray with the XIX International conference on the fungal taxa and plant communities in the Mediterranean group in Avezzano, Abruzzo Region, Italy led by Loreto Guglietti of GEMA (Group Ecological Mycological Abruzzese).

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By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2013-01-28 09:29:32 PST (-0800)

Postia stiptica looks like a better idea :-)

Thank You Irene for pointing out this error!
By: James Baker (cepecity)
2013-01-28 09:20:27 PST (-0800)

Somehow the incorrect name, Postia placenta, got attached to the pictures so I have removed it. I have found that the name actually given to this mushroom by the Italian mycologist in the field was Postia stiptica which is described as a white bracket mushroom with the common name, Bitter Bracket.

placenta
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2013-01-27 22:55:37 PST (-0800)

is pink, resupinate and grows on conifers, so this has to be something else

http://www.mycobank.org/...

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