Observation 32749: Inonotus P. Karst.
When: 2010-01-26
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Im not sure what this is. It was found on a beaver chewed birch stump. Near an active beaver site. It is covered up by a type of moss which is common here in WV. The polypore forms irregular shelves. It was smelled before sighted, Smell very fragrant almond like to me, but others I let smell say a combination of anise and almond. Smells really good like you want to eat it. taste mushroomy Texture tough,spongy but becoming softer by the pore surface. blackens in KOH.

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This is images taken in house. KOH and size
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This is images taken in house. KOH and size
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This is images taken in house. KOH and size
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This is images taken in house. KOH and size

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Recognized by sight: found on Birch Stump
Based on chemical features: KOH black within 30 sec.

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Created: 2010-01-26 11:33:50 CST (-0500)
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