Observation 65725: Polyporus P. Micheli ex Adans.

When: 2011-02-09

Collection location: Costa Rica [Click for map]

Who: Phalluscybe (phonehenge)

No specimen available

This is a multi staged leathery fungus.
They are very tough.
I did not find any fresh ones.
I’m sorry I did not bring these back.

Proposed Names

-22% (3)
Recognized by sight
2% (2)
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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
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By: Phalluscybe (phonehenge)
2011-04-19 22:16:43 CDT (-0500)

Yes, they are similar, except these had that Dr. Suess appearance of multi level caps or joints.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-04-18 14:50:31 CDT (-0500)

convincingly similar to these:


though yours is pretty far gone.

as a side note, use only Latin names for name proposals. if you’ve got a polypore but not something specifically within the Polyporus genus or Polyporaceae family, Agaricomycetes is a safe bet.

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