Observation 8628: Ganoderma resinaceum group
When: 2008-07-30
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Shelf fungus at base of living coast live oak. Growing from scar left by lawnmower. Up until this year it was a gnarled ugly lump of a mushroom, but this year it’s finally grown into a beautiful highly-varnished set of shelves. Spore print is clear visible on lower cap surface: cinnamon brown. There is no stalk whatsoever, so can this still be Ganoderma lucidum?

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Used references: Arora’s Demystified.
57% (1)
Recognized by sight
60% (2)
Recognized by sight: Sessile Ganoderma, multiple tiers. Very nice specimen.

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