Observation 16090: Fomitopsis pinicola (Sw.) P. Karst.
When: 2009-01-05
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

46% (2)
Recognized by sight: found on dead conifer – probably Douglas fir ~3 miles inland
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
56% (1)
Recognized by sight

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-01-07 07:29:34 SAST (+0200)

The habit looks wrong, more like the red-belted conk. Did it have the characteristic odor of the quinine conk? or others on the same tree?

Created: 2009-01-06 05:34:06 SAST (+0200)
Last modified: 2011-02-21 17:52:54 SAST (+0200)
Viewed: 127 times, last viewed: 2016-03-21 09:35:42 SAST (+0200)
Show Log