Observation 76188: Meripilus sumstinei (Murrill) M.J. Larsen & Lombard

When: 2011-09-07

Collection location: Palisades-Kepler State Park, Putnam Township, Iowa, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

No specimen available

Huge, foot high clumps surrounding the base of a living oak(Quercus) tree.

Note the evident blackening of older specimens on the left side of first two images for this observation.

Temp: low 80’s, sunny.

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Used references: According to Kuo the name M.giganteus is generally assigned to European species.

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