Observation 94268: Lentinus subgenus Lentinus sect. Tigrini Pegler
When: 2012-05-08
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: according to Pegler, only this section contains members whose lamellae are anastomose.
Used references: Pegler, D. N. 1983. “The genus Lentinus: a world monograph.” Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London, England. 281 pp.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
how big?
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-06-29 22:12:44 BST (+0100)

namely cap and step diam.

i have no idea…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-05-11 01:24:25 BST (+0100)

how a sawed log would have gotten there.
anything is possible though.
a lot of Lentinus pins were present on plenty of different wood.
i’m going back to that spot tomorrow to check it out again.
hopefully i can find it.

In your photos
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-05-10 19:49:22 BST (+0100)

right-hand side of log appears to have been sawed.

By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-05-10 14:06:09 BST (+0100)

i don’t think so.
this decaying log was in a remote Florida swamp.
the chances of someone else being in that location is not likely.

Is this fruiting from a nearly buried log?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-05-10 05:19:04 BST (+0100)

If so, may be someone trying to grow Lentinula edodes. Check out some of the recent obs. here.

Created: 2012-05-09 05:33:09 BST (+0100)
Last modified: 2013-06-29 22:11:45 BST (+0100)
Viewed: 76 times, last viewed: 2016-01-20 15:59:52 GMT (+0000)
Show Log