Observation 178307: Ganoderma oregonense Murrill
When: 2014-09-13
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Beautiful, almost fully mature(note chocolate brown spore deposit on top and base of stem) reishi fruiting from extremely rotten Western Hemlock stump. Soft as a marshmallow, with deep red and yellow varnish on cap. Soft leading edge still rounded and fluffy.

Odor: pleasantly “polypore-esque” with a triterpene/terpene profile similar to pine and drying paint.

Pore structure measured in mm. with small ruler in final image.

NOTE: 4 to 5 pores per mm in final image.

Elevation: sea level.

Temp: mid 70’s.

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Note: Pores per mm in final image(4-5 per mm).
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Note: Pores per mm in final image(4-5 per mm).
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Note: Pores per mm in final image(4-5 per mm).

Proposed Names

33% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
84% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: pores 2-3 per mm. western distribution.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Created: 2014-09-14 09:33:26 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2014-09-14 12:39:59 PDT (-0700)
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