Observation 24749: Ganoderma P. Karst.

When: 2009-08-24

Collection location: Howarth Park, Santa Rosa, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Drechsler (debdrex)

No specimen available

Fruiting on valley oak. Probably G. applanatum but it looks so different than those I’m used to seeing that I thought I’d wait to see what all of you think. Pores bruise brown. 11.5cm across

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Further identification?
By: Debbie Drechsler (debdrex)
2009-09-05 17:56:02 PDT (-0700)

Would spores help narrow down the id?

By: Debbie Drechsler (debdrex)
2009-08-26 17:03:06 PDT (-0700)

Yes, after a long, dry summer there are signs of fungal life beginning to emerge.

Welcome back
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-08-26 16:25:12 PDT (-0700)

Looks like you’ve found some interesting polypores recently.

Created: 2009-08-26 16:12:47 PDT (-0700)
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