Observation 21326: Oligoporus leucospongia (Cooke & Harkn.) Gilb. & Ryvarden
When: 2009-05-23
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

Growing on downed conifers (lodgepole pines) at 9000 ft elevation. Very soft to the touch. I’m not sure what the current name is

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:11 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Sonora Pass, Tuolumne Co., California,’ to ‘Sonora Pass, Tuolumne Co., California, USA

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Recognized by sight: White cottony cap surface, Tooth-like pores, Soft to the touch like a marshmallow, Inrolled cap
Used references: Arora MD page 600. He calls it Tyromyces and also Spongiporus. MO doesn’t seem to like either of these names!

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Created: 2009-05-26 15:21:50 JST (+0900)
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