Observation 220126: Laricifomes officinalis (Batsch) Kotl. & Pouzar

When: 2015-10-19

Collection location: near Bumping Lake, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

No specimen available

Notes:
Soft and cheesy growing edge. This conk has been living on this same log and monitored for over a season now. Note, in macro images the pores are clearly visible. F.pinicola and other Fomitopsis species are much denser in pore structure-hard to see with the naked eye.

Both conks on same substrate.

On fallen Old growth Douglas fir.

Elevation: 2700ft.

Temp: low 40’s.

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©Drew Henderson
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©Drew Henderson
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©Drew Henderson. Note soft, visible pore layer.
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©Drew Henderson. Note: small conk is soft and cheesy-finger easily pressed into flesh.
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©Drew Henderson. Note: small conk is soft and cheesy-finger easily pressed into flesh.
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©Drew Henderson. Note: small conk is soft and cheesy-finger easily pressed into flesh.

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