Observation 133976: Cryptoporus volvatus (Peck) Shear

When: 2013-05-19

Collection location: Schoolhouse Gap Trail, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Blount Co., Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

35.6423° -83.7266° 485m

Who: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)

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On still standing dead pine tree.

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If C. volvatus
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-05-19 23:47:47 -05 (-0500)

then very young. Usually mature C. volvatus has a yellowish or orangish coloration. I’ve seen only one white Cryptoporus, and it looks quite similar to this. Did you notice any agreeable aroma/smell with this specimen?

Created: 2013-05-19 11:31:45 -05 (-0500)
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