Observation 154371: Spongiporus leucospongia (Cooke & Harkness) Murrill

When: 2013-10-26

Collection location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: brai

No specimen available

Cap surface is white and slightly brownish. Cap is velvety and very soft and spongy. Flesh is white and covered by a thick soft and spongy layer of cottony tissue that is tearing in age. Stalk is absent.

Proposed Names

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: Mushroom Observer by David Arora

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Blurry but
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-12-09 13:23:29 PST (-0800)

that’s more or less what the fruitbodies of this species look like…

this image
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-12-09 13:20:51 PST (-0800)

provides no diagnostic information to confirm your ID. do you have any clearer photos?

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