Observation 220200: Laetiporus gilbertsonii Burds.

When: 2015-10-22

Collection location: University of California Berkeley (UC Berkeley), Berkeley, California, USA [Click for map]

37.8733° -122.2959° 81m

Who: Brian Bowers (bbowers)

No specimen available

Habitat notes: Growing at the base of the trunk of a living Eucalyptus tree

Key characters: Fruiting bodies “consisting of overlapping, rounded fleshy shelves, 7-55 cm broad, upper surface smooth to roughened, yellow with reddish-orange to orange bands, margin yellow, irregular; flesh 2-3 cm thick, white to yellow; lower surface finely pored, bright yellow” (http://www.mykoweb.com/...)


Laetiporus gilbertsonii (on Eucalyptus)
Laetiporus gilbertsonii (top surface and underside)
Laetiporus gilbertsonii (underside)

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