Observation 164589: Polyporus leptocephalus (Jacq.) Fr.
When: 2014-05-03
No herbarium specimen

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Growing from the underside of a Bigleaf maple log. In situ.
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Detail of stipe.
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Hymenium is cream, smooth, pores not obvious.
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Darker colored lower half of stipe, but I would not say black. Hymenium is fairly ribbed.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified. This is quite a large fungus, the caps are 4-7 inches across (10-16 cm). Growing on a downed Bigleaf maple log caught in another tree and off the ground.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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