Observation 171267: Ganoderma polychromum (Copel.) Murrill
When: 2014-07-26
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This was found growing on the base of an oak stump, at the side of a bike trail. The specimen was quite dusty on top and felt some what spongy to the touch. The flesh of this specimen was brown.

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The pores at 40X magnification.
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The pores at 40X magnification.
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The spores at 1000X magnification.
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The spores at 1000X magnification.
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The spores at 1000X magnification.

Proposed Names

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Used references
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Recognized by sight: A G. lucidum-like taxon – type location is just a few miles away, in the now defunct town of Searsville

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Excellent.
By: MSchink
2014-11-07 11:21:23 CST (-0600)

Thank you! Great microscopy by the way.

I have some.
By: Thomas Laxton (Tao)
2014-11-07 09:35:29 CST (-0600)

I saved a small piece of the original fruiting and a small young specimen that grew in its place. Yes I can send it with the other specimen I am going to send you soon.

Hello
By: MSchink
2014-11-06 23:39:16 CST (-0600)

Did you happen to save this specimen?

Created: 2014-07-26 17:47:06 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2014-11-06 23:25:27 CST (-0600)
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