Observation 202440: Ganoderma megaloma (Lév.) Bres.
When: 2015-04-07
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Normally I would call this applanatum, however I recently saw another very similar observation on Mushroom Observer that was suggested that it was this.

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By: Matt Welter (mattfungus)
2015-04-09 07:17:34 CDT (-0500)

Is the red one you like this one?


By: shinto
2015-04-08 23:20:08 CDT (-0500)

this is the type of ganoderma I find fairly regularly here in japan, or similar.. not knowing any better I thought of it as appalatum (sp?) the red waxy one i’ve found once, growing up out of rocks and boulders overlaying rotting tree roots (oak). tastes good as a tea, not bitter, very pleasant….

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