Observation 73811: Ganoderma oregonense Murrill

When: 2011-08-11

Collection location: Watershed Park, Olympia, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

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Beautiful new fruiting body of reishi on a Western hemlock log alongside old specimens(top right of log in 2nd and 3rd images) from last season.

Temp: 82 sunny- very humid in this deep forested part of the park.

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4th image-
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2011-08-11 19:50:27 PDT (-0700)

shows measurement of 3 pores per mm on the spore bearing structure of this reishi indicating that it is G. oregonense.

G. tsugae has 4-6 pores per mm and are hard to even see with the naked eye at times.

Created: 2011-08-11 19:47:33 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2011-08-12 16:00:53 PDT (-0700)
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