Observation 171040: Ganoderma sessile Murrill
When: 2014-07-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing at the base of a hackberry (Celtis occidentalis). Species known based on sequence data from specimen in Robert Blanchette’s collection.


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Ganoderma resinaceum_7_23_14 (2 of 3).jpg
Ganoderma resinaceum_7_23_14 (3 of 3).jpg

Proposed Names

23% (4)
Recognized by sight
62% (3)
Recognized by sight: Bleeding of resin visible in image 1 and 2, sessile growth habit. G.sessile is an Eastern North American variant of G.resinaceum.

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Hi Josh —
By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2015-01-17 12:37:06 CST (-0500)

Is the sequence data available for comparison? I don’t think this is Ganoderma resinaceum.

Best wishes, Erlon

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