Observation 179199: Fomitopsis pini-canadensis nom. prov.

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Very nice photos, Patrick.
By: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)
2016-03-20 22:48:33 CDT (-0400)
Fomes
By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2016-03-20 11:11:52 CDT (-0400)

F. fomentarius is a European species. It is not known to occur in north America. Fomes excavatus is a north american sister species. It would be rare to find it on fir. Fomitopsis pini-canadensis is known to have a yellow pore surface and prefers conifer as a host. This, along with the clear exudate, and a thick growing margin, strongly points towards the later genus.

On fir
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2016-03-20 09:52:19 CDT (-0400)

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