Observation 193074: Ganoderma P. Karst.

When: 2014-12-10

Collection location: Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jaclyn O'Connell (JaclynOConnell)

No specimen available

This specimen was collected on November 8th, 2014, at the Big Thicket National Preserve, in Saratoga, Texas. I believe it is Ganoderma lucidum, but any input would be greatly appreciated!

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Based on microscopic features
79% (1)
Recognized by sight: Ganoderma lucidum is not known to occur in North America, what color is the internal flesh, predominantly round pores would seem to rule out the G.resinaceum complex.

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By: Matthew Schink (MSchink)
2014-12-10 21:05:02 PST (-0800)

If you know what tree it was growing on that would be a big help.

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