Observation 76250: Fomitopsis pinicola (Sw.) P. Karst.

When: 2011-09-10

Collection location: Bovec basin, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

46.33908° 13.49861°

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Determination not certain. Will check what develops from these very young sporocarps. The pictures have been taken during a very dry period of time with almost no other mushrooms growing around.

Code: Bot_550/2011_DSC9468

Habitat: Mixed forest, predominantly Picea abies and Fagus sylvatica; southeast inclined mountain slope, relatively warm place, limestone bedrock, in half shade, partly protected from direct rain by tree canopies, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 5-7 deg C, elevation 980 m (3.200 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: Relatively fresh stump of a cut down Picea abies.

Place: Bovec basin, southeast slopes of Mt. Kanin mountain group, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.


Apparently causes white rot.

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