Observation 16383: Trametes gibbosa (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2009-01-17

Collection location: Tandle Hill Country Park, Royton, Greater Manchester, England [Click for map]

Who: Flip (urbanchaos)

No specimen available

rubbery and a velvet feel to the top, underside white with tiny holes all over.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:04:11 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘on a tree stump in tandlehills forest’ to ‘Tandle Hill Country Park, Royton, Greater Manchester, England’

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Different, I guess
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-01-18 12:55:07 CST (-0500)

From what I have read, elegans and gibbosa differ in spore size and hairyness (elegans not known from Europe).

Similar to Trametes elegans.
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-01-18 12:18:05 CST (-0500)

Is this a synonym or are there really 2 distinct species?

Created: 2009-01-17 16:37:24 CST (-0500)
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