Observation 21569: Ganoderma curtisii (Berk.) Murrill

When: 2008-11-18

Collection location: New Port Richey, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Erica Urbanovitch (erica)

No specimen available

Notes:
This one made me laugh. What a silly looking “mushroom”!

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Oh yes
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-06-03 01:24:02 CDT (-0400)

This is a young Ganoderma. Google, and you shall find ;-)

Eh?
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-06-02 20:40:46 CDT (-0400)

Ganodermas are conks. This is a terrestrial, club-shaped fungus. The closest match in my Lincoff is Cordyceps melolonthae, but it’s not exact. It certainly looks likelier to me than Ganoderma.

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