Observation 16249: Coriolopsis gallica (Fr.) Ryvarden

When: 2009-01-10

Collection location: Santa Cruz, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:56:51 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Cruz Fungus Fair, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA’ to ‘Santa Cruz, California, USA



Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: an interesting polypore, with a very hairy top and deep, asymmetrical pores that subtly change color with angle of view.
5% (3)
Recognized by sight: If it grows on hardwoods, and the cap surface has setal hyphae with hooks, it could be Inonotus cuticularis. Eh.. on a second thought, the pores look to big for that one.
60% (2)
Used references: Gilbertson, R. L. and L. Ryvarden. 1986. North American Polypores Vol. 1. Fungiflora, Oslo, Norway. 433p.

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thank you Darv!!!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-01-14 11:22:35 CST (-0500)

I brought it home…shall I bring it (as well as the other curious crust) to SOMA camp this weekend, as interesting examples?

Created: 2009-01-11 22:57:00 CST (-0500)
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