Observation 10553: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2008-05-11

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

Brown polypores. Some of them are pendant in a manner reminiscent of Porodisculus pendulus but others are more flattish. On cut pine logs.

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17% (2)
Recognized by sight
46% (2)
Recognized by sight: for polypores of an unknown familial affinity, this name encompasses everything colloquially referred to as a polypore.

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By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2013-12-05 14:23:28 IST (+0530)

On what basis do you claim it is “doubtful” that this is in Polyporaceae? Name the specific field character that makes membership in that family unlikely, in your opinion.

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