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Observation 143151: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2013-07-08

Collection location: Keaiwa Heiau State Recreation Area, Oahu, Hawaii, USA [Click for map]

Who: P. Hill (phill)

No specimen available

The brown vs. white pore surface all depends on how the light hit it. Be assured these are all from the same log and the polypore species.

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Polypore on underside of log with yellow & white edge
Light didn’t catch pore surface, but it is the same mushroom
lighted pore surface

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: this taxon encompasses all “polypores” in the loose sense of the word, as opposed to the family Polyporaceae, which is specific to the genus Polyporus and nearby genera

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