Observation 25524: Polyporales sensu lato
When: 2009-09-19
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on a standing dead pine. The annual layers are delaminating.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Pores, conk-like appearance. Might be Ganoderma as suggested by Tom Volk already, or photo 57498 looks like a very old Fomitopsis pinicola.
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Recognized by sight: for polypores of an unknown familial affinity, this name encompasses everything colloquially referred to as a polypore.
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Recognized by sight

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By: Tom Volk (TomVolk)
2009-09-20 14:27:10 EDT (-0400)

cool pictures Darvin. I have never seen the annual layers separate like that in any polypore.

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