Observation 85580: Polyporus leptocephalus (Jacq.) Fr.
When: 2012-01-02
No herbarium specimen

Notes: 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 06:38:23 MST (-0700)


Very pale caps
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-01-05 02:39:06 MST (-0700)

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 22:54:56 MST (-0700)

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.

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