Observation 11624: Laetiporus gilbertsonii Burds.

When: 2008-09-25

Collection location: Skyline Blvd., Oakland, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available

Notes:

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:02 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Skyline Blvd., Oakland, Ca’ to ‘Skyline Blvd., Oakland, California, USA

Images

Dewy-fresh and juicy, a Bay Area harbinger of a new mushroom season. Growing on a eucalyptus stump.
Dewy-fresh and juicy, a Bay Area harbinger of a new mushroom season. Growing on a eucalyptus stump.

Proposed Names

93% (3)
Recognized by sight: Hi Debbie. L. gilbertsonii usually grows on eucalyptus on the west coast. Laetiporus sulphureus is not known west of the great plains. see http://botit.botany.wisc.edu/toms_fungi/jul2001.html

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= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus

Comments

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hi Tom, no duh!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-09-27 19:56:47 CDT (-0500)

…must’ve had a brain hiccup, and clicked on the wrong name in the laetiporus menu.
guess that I must’ve been time-traveling back to the daze when we called everything sulphureus…

thanks for paying attention…wish that I had!

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