Observation 179367: Polyporales sensu lato
When: 2014-09-13
No herbarium specimen

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3% (2)
Recognized by sight: Maze-like pores.
29% (2)
Recognized by sight
-56% (1)
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you’re thinking of Trametes elegans or Lenzites elegans
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-09-25 14:39:40 PDT (-0700)

with which Polyporus elegans is not synonymous.

I have no species suggestion. The pores of L. elegans/T. elegans are slot-lite, not maze-like. There are a wide variety of polypores with this hymenial arrangement (see: http://mushroomobserver.org/species_list/show_species_list?id=270), and I am not particularly adept at their identification.

What SPECIES do you suggest, Myxomop?
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2014-09-25 07:58:18 PDT (-0700)

It looks pretty distinctive.

Created: 2014-09-17 13:44:25 PDT (-0700)
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