Observation 149116: Ganoderma applanatum (Pers.) Pat.

When: 2013-10-17

Collection location: Rooster Rock State Park, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Brown spore print (see top of cap). Easily stains brown.


Formed between 2 limbs of Black cottonwood, downed. Copious spore load, quickly covering anything that falls on it: Bigleaf maple seeds, in this case.
Edge of sporocarp thin, brown spores on cap, white pores underneath.
Pore surface slightly gray, mostly white.
A fingernail was used to create this star.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified.

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