Observation 81264: Pleurotus dryinus (Pers.) Kum.
When: 2011-11-01
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
82% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: The presence of a veil as well as it’s occurring singly on a living tree is consistent my understanding of this species. In northern California I have most often seen it growing on Madrone trees, but I expect it’s pretty opportunistic.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
Zooming in on the one photo,
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-11-02 04:57:30 PDT (-0700)

I see a ring on the lower stipe. Nice clear photos!

It MAY have been…
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-11-01 19:17:17 PDT (-0700)

A plum tree. Others were planted nearby.

Pleurotus dryinus seems a possibility
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2011-11-01 19:14:55 PDT (-0700)

with some veil remnants on the cap edge.

Not sure…
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-11-01 18:34:51 PDT (-0700)


tree ID
By: BlueCanoe
2011-11-01 18:12:31 PDT (-0700)

Is that growing out of an apple tree?

Created: 2011-11-01 17:50:35 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2011-11-02 04:56:27 PDT (-0700)
Viewed: 234 times, last viewed: 2016-10-26 23:07:04 PDT (-0700)
Show Log