Name: Laetiporus cincinnatus (Morgan) Burdsall, Banik, & Volk
Most Confident Observations:
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First person to use this name on MO: Tom Volk
Editors: Jason Hollinger, Erlon


Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Laetiporus cincinnatus

Author: (Morgan) Burdsall, Banik, & Volk

Citation: in Banik, Burdsall & Volk, Folia cryptog. Estonica 33: 13 (1998)

Deprecated Synonyms: Laetiporus sulphureus var. semialbinus, Laetiporus cincinnatus (Morgan) Burds., Polyporus cincinnatus Morgan


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Polyporales

Family: Laetiporaceae

Genus: Laetiporus

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

Proper author citation should be (Morgan) Burds., Banik & T.J. Volk

Oddly, Index fungorum and mycobank list this species as a synonym for Laetiporus sulphureus despite molecular work to the contrary.
Type: Cincinnati, USA

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Wondering about eating
By: Lynette (lynette)
2012-08-07 10:15:53 CDT (-0400)

We found one that’s pale underneath on the ground oaks and pines all around. Wondering if it’s sulfur shelf and edible? Foundy August 6th, 2012.

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