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When: 2013-10-06

Collection location: Lands End, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: francisd

Specimen available

Found on a Monterey cypress. Only growing on this one particular tree.

Fairly round in shape, single opening at bottom, tough and smooth surface, yellow/tan to orange/brown, pores found in hollow inside, pungent odor when fresh


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Cryptoporus volvatus
Cryptoporus volvatus binding hyphae and spores.jpg
spores and binding hyphae

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Used references: Arora, David Mushrooms Demystified

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