Observation 63491: Gloeophyllum odoratum (Wulfen) Imazeki
When: 2011-01-21
(46.32575° 13.51576° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Code: Bot_483/2011_IMG3491

Habitat: Small meadow with several Picea abies stumps, almost flat terrain, calcareous ground, old overgrown river deposits, shallow soil layer, sunny and high air humidity place, exposed to direct rain, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 8-10 deg C, elevation 400 m (1.300 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: mostly debarked partly rotten Picea abies stumps.

Place: Bovec basin, right bank of Gljun stream near water power plant Plužna, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: Many fruitbodies on five tree stumps. Pileus up to 15 cm (6 inch) wide. Hard corky trama. SP very faint, color indistinctive, whitish-grayish?

Canon G11, 6.1-30mm/f2.8-4.5

Proposed Names

85% (1)
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Recognized by sight
Used references: (1) A.Bernicchia, Polyporaceae s.l., Edizioni Candusso (2005), p244.
(2) http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/...
(3) http://www.gobe.si/Gobe/GloeophyllumOdoratum .
(4) http://www.grzyby.pl/gatunki/Gloeophyllum_odoratum.htm .
Based on microscopic features: Spore dimensions: smooth, 9.0 (SD = 0.7) x 3.2 (SD = 0.3) micr., Q = 2,76 (SD = 0.24), n = 30. Motic B2-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.
Based on chemical features: Very characteristic pleasant smell.

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