Observation 51180: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2010-08-22

Collection location: Christian Co., Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Heath McWade (OzarkHighlander)

No specimen available

I am labeling this a Woodland Polypore. I can’t find anything like it to I.D. the specimen. It is a light brown and white Polypore with a brown core. This specimen was found on a hiking trail at Busiek State park in South West Missouri.

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what kind of tree was it growing next to?
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2010-08-23 11:52:16 CDT (-0500)

looks sorta like Heterobasidion annosum or maybe a Ganoderma sp.

Created: 2010-08-23 09:40:35 CDT (-0500)
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