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 08:38:23 CST (-0500)


Very pale caps
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-01-05 04:39:06 CST (-0500)

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

could this be an albino?
By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2012-01-05 00:54:56 CST (-0500)

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: 2012-01-03 01:33:22 CST (-0500)
Last modified: 2012-01-03 10:46:09 CST (-0500)
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