Observation 171939: Fomitiporia tsugina Murrill

Found on Douglas fir.

Encountered multiple observations of this species from this location(on other trees in canopy) Image#1 is the best formed and mature specimen yet.

Temp: Upper 70’s.

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Used references: Phellinus hartigii currently deprecated(2/15). This location and one other hemlock canopy nearby on TESC campus harbor Western hemlock logs with both Fomitiporia and reishi fruiting within feet of each other on the same substrate. We have encountered this phenomenon in montane hemlocks on both the eastern and western slopes of the cascades, as well.

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Attached abstract on phylegenetic analysis of Fomitiporia East/West coast samples-
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2015-02-17 03:16:15 CST (-0500)

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