Observation 76140: Fulvifomes robiniae (Murrill) Murrill
When: 2011-09-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Small Phellinus on multiple osage orange(Maclura pomifera)hedges (living and dead).

Temp: upper 70’s sunny.

Proposed Names

-28% (1)
Recognized by sight
33% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: Apologies for being confused as to the Macrofungi in Missouri- I am confident that this is indeed P. ramous and not P. gilvus as previously thought. P. gilvus is thinner, generally a plural shelved fruiter and occurs most commonly in Europe. Hopeful species seeking can sometimes lead to misidentification- rather than seek a species specifically, I now objectively key to Genus using keys from scratch(as I always should have). Again, I apologize for being careless on this original observation.
Used references: Various Mid-West fungi databases, Mushroomexpert.com, Medicinal fungi databases.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Thanks for the information!
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2012-08-21 11:38:04 CDT (-0400)

I found a polypore on Osage orange awhile back … nice to know what it is now.

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