Observation 9639: Tremellodendron pallidum (Schw.) Atk.

When: 2008-08-19

Collection location: Southeastern Wilton, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: FunGuy

No specimen available

Look like white coral.

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Looks like white coral. Notice this is sitting in the shade of Poison Ivy.

Proposed Names

-76% (2)
Recognized by sight: Tough fruit body with broadly flattened tips; grossly similar to a coral mushroom.
-54% (1)
Recognized by sight: Tough and pale coloured
90% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Tough mass of flattened and fused branches

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-08-19 21:23:10 MST (-0700)

Yup, you’re right. I tried to match it to the mental picture of the flattened, white-tipped Thelophora palmatus that I recently saw back East…conveniently failing to follow that white color all the way down.

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