Observation 186691: Laricifomes officinalis (Batsch) Kotl. & Pouzar
When: 2014-10-29
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Notes:
Still soft and cheesy- NOT HARD like F.pinicola. Note image 3 where my thumb is pushed to the first knuckle into the fresh growing pore structure. At maturity this species becomes less spongy/cheesy and is friable- like a piece of chalk almost.

I estimate this one will continue fruiting for possibly another 20 years or so.

Fruiting on a fallen old growth larch tree.

Elevation: 4500ft.

Temp: low 40’s.

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Fruiting body approx 1ft. in diameter. Distant image showing scale to old growth substrate.
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Fruiting body approx 1ft. in diameter. Distant image showing scale to old growth substrate.

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Created: 2014-10-30 13:18:36 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2015-03-19 22:54:17 PDT (-0700)
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