Observation 85841: Trametes gibbosa (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2011-12-04

Collection location: Vienna, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

38.53° 77.14°

Who: Penny Firth (pfirth)

No specimen available

Fruiting on log, growing right around the invasive vinca vine. Tulip poplar oak remnant forest.

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The acute margin
By: Paul Sadowski (pabloski)
2012-01-06 16:45:23 PST (-0800)

could indicate T. elegans. I have found similar fruiting bodies in NJ in Tulip Poplar/Oak habitat. The habit, profile and regular elongate pores suggest this possibility. This group of T. Gibbosa, elegans is a real conundrum.

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