Observation 10260: Stereum hirsutum (Willd.) Pers.

When: 2008-08-31

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

Who: James V. Gallagher IV (lbjvg)

No specimen available

found on a hardwood twig.

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Recognized by sight: Stereum ostrea has much miore distint zonation on the top. This looks like typical S. hirsutum.

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S. hirsutum v S. ostrea
By: James V. Gallagher IV (lbjvg)
2008-09-01 22:01:11 CDT (-0400)

They seem closely related. Thanks for pointing out some differences.

Created: 2008-08-31 17:01:44 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2008-08-31 17:01:44 CDT (-0400)
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