Observation 18782: Polyporus tuberaster (Jacq.) Fr.

When: 2007-01-10

Collection location: Santa Cruz, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available

this was a very tough mushroom, both cap and sclerotium; hard to see the pores in this shot, but it dosn’t seem to be a very good macro or tactile match for my recent “tuberaster” posting. spore confirmation would convince me, tho.

exact date of Fair estimated.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:56:53 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Cruz Fungus Fair, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA’ to ‘Santa Cruz, California, USA

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Recognized by sight: nice tuber! in keeping with the photographer it’s delicate, like a flower…

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duplicate destroyed.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-03-19 15:35:33 CDT (-0400)
Double counting?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-02-24 05:45:09 CST (-0500)

Hasn’t this obs already been posted, see obs 6857.

Created: 2009-02-23 21:04:53 CST (-0500)
Last modified: 2010-08-13 21:56:53 CDT (-0400)
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