Observation 67387: Ganoderma applanatum (Pers.) Pat.
When: 2011-05-14
No herbarium specimen

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Just following Darv around
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-04-13 09:41:26 EEST (+0300)


Tim, you have several observations of Ganoderma applanatum that match a recent one of mine. (92188)

Not applanate
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2012-04-13 05:39:54 EEST (+0300)

The habit is not applanate. Brown spores is interesting. Sounds like Ganoderma, but I doubt it’s a common species. Can you get a photo of the spores at 1000X?

Not likely F. officinalis…
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2012-04-13 05:09:55 EEST (+0300)

Not old growth (Suburban dog park), hymenium not cheesy but still very fresh and bruisable (INSTANT brown). Conk is covered in brown spores, as is very typical of G. applanatum. 4-5 separate fruiting bodies within two meters of log.

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