Observation 144577: Abortiporus biennis (Bull.) Singer

When: 2013-09-03

Collection location: Portland Adventist Medical Center, Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

Specimen available

Notes:
Found on bare ground, in root mass of flowering cherry tree. Fungus has short stipe or stipe-like appendage; pores on the top of the sporocarp only, a flattened, dome-shape. If anyone would like to study it further, I am drying the only specimen found.

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Looking at top of sporocarp. The top is covered by minute pores.
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Close-up of pores.
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Cross-section, showing very shallow pores and soft, cheesy consistency of sporocarp.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified.

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Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Created: 2013-09-03 22:20:24 CDT (-0400)
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