Observation 98342: Polyporales sensu lato
When: 2012-06-26
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight
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Okay, then most likely it is
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-06-30 08:48:31 PDT (-0700)

Fomes fomentarius or Piptoporus betulinus.

On birch
By: deuteragenie
2012-06-30 08:05:48 PDT (-0700)

On birch

This is initial stage of a polypore, presumably Trametes gibbosa.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-06-27 13:21:40 PDT (-0700)

I guess this was on hardwood?
If on conifers, it also could be initial stage of Fomitopsis. But you will have to return when fruitbody is more advanced for safe ID.

By: deuteragenie
2012-06-27 00:20:20 PDT (-0700)

Hard, soft outside but not velvet. Rather plastic like.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-06-26 13:52:07 PDT (-0700)

Created: 2012-06-26 06:59:06 PDT (-0700)
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