Observation 220514: Phyllotopsis nidulans (Pers.) Singer

When: 2015-10-22

Collection location: Devils Postpile National Monument, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: juliesuillus

No specimen available

Notes:
Small (coin-sized) orange-gilled shelf mushroom growing out of a crack of a log in a mixed conifer forest (red fir, white fire, lodgepole pine). Slightly shaggy cap, no evidence of a stipe even inside the crack. Texture: slightly tough, surprisingly robust, not flimsy.

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Small (coin-sized) orange-gilled shelf mushroom growing out of a crack of a log in a mixed conifer forest (red fir, white fire, lodgepole pine). Shaggy cuticle.
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Small (coin-sized) orange-gilled shelf mushroom growing out of a crack of a log in a mixed conifer forest (red fir, white fire, lodgepole pine).
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Small (coin-sized) orange-gilled shelf mushroom growing out of a crack of a log in a mixed conifer forest (red fir, white fire, lodgepole pine). Shaggy cuticle.

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Recognized by sight: awfully bright orange, but I don’t think there’s anything else more likely.

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