Observation 170529: Buglossoporus quercinus (Schrad.) Kotl. & Pouzar

When: 2014-07-01

Collection location: Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mycoshaman (Mycoshaman)

No specimen available

Found in low lying Oak, Hickory, and Beech, Tulip poplar forest on fallen punky wood.
Flesh white, taste citrus, texture semi soft
Further inspected and IDed at MAWDC meeting in July.



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What gives?
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2016-08-13 19:39:30 CDT (-0400)

For more info on the reason that this name is likely more correct than the other synonyms, see the comments on http://mushroomobserver.org/name/show_name/22833.

This hasn’t been called by that name since the 70s. What gives?
By: Mycoshaman (Mycoshaman)
2016-08-13 18:24:32 CDT (-0400)
Index Fungorum says current name is B. quercinus
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2016-08-13 18:16:22 CDT (-0400)
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2016-07-11 16:49:54 CDT (-0400)

Buglossoporus is the newer name.

why the old name?
By: Mycoshaman (Mycoshaman)
2016-03-14 20:40:41 CDT (-0400)

What makes you propose this older name for this fruit?

Nice job Micheal
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2014-07-18 16:01:49 CDT (-0400)

that looks like it

Created: 2014-07-18 12:22:25 CDT (-0400)
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