Observation 210271: Ganoderma oregonense Murrill

Notes:
Found on Acer macrophyllum(big leaf maple). This is the third time we’ve encountered a member of the varnished Ganoderma group fruiting on a deciduous tree here in Western Washington State.

Herbarium specimen collected and dried.

Jay Johnson in both images for scale and color palate.

Temp: Low 90’s, humid.

Elevation: Sea level.

Herbarium specimen: Dried in storage at the Drew Henderson home herbarium.

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Images

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Fruiting on Acer macrophyllum(big leaf maple). Multiple G.applanatum covering the remainder of this fallen hardwood.
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Image in situ-with multiple G. applanatum parasitizing the remainder of the log. On Acer macrophyllum.
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Jay Johnson holding the freshly picked red Reishi for scale.

Proposed Names

-5% (4)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: Fruiting on Big leaf Maple(Acer macrophyllum), flat, plane growth habit, long bent stem, on hardwood(deciduous tree host).
57% (1)
Recognized by sight
68% (4)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight

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