Observation 182896: Polyporus radicatus Schwein.
When: 2014-10-04
Collection location: Rye, New York, USA [Click for map]
(40.9819° -73.6682° 17m)
Who: Alex3917
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Polypore growing on the roots of a hardwood tree, possibly maple.

- Pores white, going down the stipe into the wood. Pores had some yellow discoloration, but also stained light purple when bruised.

- The cap was bumpy, and the bumps had black discoloration on top that looked almost like tar.

- The cap had troughs in between the bumps looked almost like the arms of a spiral galaxy.

- Cap had a wavy margin.

- No distinctive scent.

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