Observation 22673: Ganoderma tsugae Murrill
When: 2009-06-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found growing on dead maple. The underside is whited and texture is tough but yet soft. spore print is brown

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:43 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Glade Creek Area New River Gorge Fayette Co. West Virginia’ to ‘near Glade Creek, New River Gorge National River, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA

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21% (4)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: found growing on dead maple
Used references: David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed page 577-578
Based on microscopic features: spores elliptical about 11 microns
Based on chemical features: cap surface black in KOH
45% (4)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Are you sure it was a maple? look like a hemlock to me but I could be wrong…

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