Observation 66615: Polyporus squamosus (Huds.) Fr.
When: 2011-04-28
(46.33506° 13.56771° )
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Code: Bot_510/2011_DSC7398

Habitat: Mixed, predominantly hard wood forest, almost flat terrain, cretaceous clastic rock (flysh) bedrock, in shade, partly protected from direct rain, average precipitation ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 8-10 deg C, elevations 480 m (1.600 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: about 20 cm (8 inch) diameter trunk of a fallen hardwood tree, quite rotten (white root).

Place: East Bovec basin, south part of Rabeljnik hill, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: Growing solitary, pileus diameter about 11 cm (4,3 inch), flesh succulent, soft, SP whitish.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8

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Recognized by sight
Used references: (1) P. Roger, Muschrooms, Macmillan (2006), p 296.
(2) R.M. Daehncke, 1200 Pilze in Farbfotos, AT Verlag (2009), p 1056.
(3) M.Bon, Parey’s Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 314.
(4) A.Bernicchia, Polyporaceae s.l., Edizioni Candusso (2005), p 468
(5) D.Arora, Mushrooms Demystified, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley (1986), p 561.
Based on microscopic features: Spores smooth, dimensions: 13.1 (SD = 0.9) x 4,7 (SD = 0.5) micr., Q = 2,79 (SD = 0.16), n = 30. Motic B2-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.
Based on chemical features: Smell indistinctive (may be on meal?).

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