When: 2011-10-21

Collection location: Mahoopany, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

Specimen available

Found in a wound on a White Ash tree. The pores were originally white but a white glue-like substance exuded from them causing the pores to turn brown.


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Recognized by sight: Grows on ash. Has pale pores. Phellinus would have brown pores.

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By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2015-01-13 17:36:18 PST (-0800)

Did more research on this and totally agree with your obs. Thanks.

By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2013-05-07 17:41:21 PDT (-0700)

Patrick. I checked on P. fraxinophila and the description mentioned that it is similar to Ganoderma applanatum, but the pores do not stain brown. One photo shows brown staining on the pores. Can you explain this. Thanks. Phil

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