Observation 165094: Lentinus subgenus Lentinus sect. Lentinus
When: 2014-05-12
No herbarium specimen

Notes: found on a root of a living oak tree. White gills attached to stem and fuzzy white to brown cap. Has a rubbery texture and smells like shiitake.

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54% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: “Pileal surface pilose-strigose, with ciliate margin; …tropical and subtropical”
Used references: Pegler, D. N. 1983. “The genus Lentinus_: a world monograph.” Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London, England. 281 pp.
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: pileus densely strigose, margin initially involute, stipe darker below, anastomose/poroid at apex, lamellae pale yellowish brown to dark yelloiwsh brown, tropical distribution.
Used references: Pegler, David N. The Genus Lentinus: A World Monograph. London: H.M.S.O., 1983. 20-22. Print.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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