Observation 85580: Polyporus leptocephalus (Jacq.) Fr.
When: 2012-01-02
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Found in very dry conditions, extremely pale specimen next to much darker ones.

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By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2012-01-05 05:38:23 PST (-0800)


Very pale caps
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-01-05 01:39:06 PST (-0800)

faded to white, is one of the typical characters for Polyporus leptocephalus.

could this be an albino?
By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2012-01-04 21:54:56 PST (-0800)

or does this species age to a white color? I have seen sun bleached mushrooms before but these were underneath an overcrowded canopy. Just curious.

Created: 2012-01-02 22:33:22 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2012-01-03 07:46:09 PST (-0800)
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