Observation 183909: Ganoderma weberianum (Bres. & Henn. ex Sacc.) Steyaert

When: 2014-10-01

Collection location: Davie, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Matthew Schink (MSchink)

Specimen available

Specimen sent to me from Florida,found growing on Pine (Casuarina sp)

Proposed Names

55% (1)
Recognized by sight: Stipitate Ganoderma growing on pine in the south
Used references: Cultural studies of four North American species in the G.lucidum complex with comparisons to G.lucidum and G.tsugae.J. E. ADASKAVEG AND R. 1. GILBERTSON (1989)
82% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Smooth spores
Based on microscopic features: Gasterospores in context

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I had it sequenced
By: Matthew Schink (MSchink)
2017-06-20 01:15:52 CDT (-0500)

By Dr. Robert Blanchette. I believe he intended to use it for some study though I have not heard much about which.

Not sure?
By: Chaelthomas (Chaelthomas)
2017-06-20 00:57:12 CDT (-0500)

Was it a collaboration or part of a paper?

By: Matthew Schink (MSchink)
2017-06-20 00:27:53 CDT (-0500)

I did, not sure if I am allowed to share it though. Came back positive for G.weberianum which is what caused me to take a second look and find the gasterospores.

Did you
By: Chaelthomas (Chaelthomas)
2017-06-20 00:23:44 CDT (-0500)

Get dna work done on this?

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