When: 2014-05-14

Collection location: Mogollon Rim, Coconino Co., Arizona, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

Notes:
Numerous conks on dead gambel oaks within 20 meters of one another at about 6000’ elevation.

Images

FB cracked when tree fell exposing orange brown flesh, pale growing margin and two new FB’s
old specimens
old specimens
cracked black cap
very old specimens on downed tree

Proposed Names

86% (1)
Recognized by sight: cracked black charcoal like cap surface, orange brown woody flesh, brown pores
Used references: Kuo, M. (2010, February). Phellinus everhartii. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/phellinus_everhartii.html; one of most common canker rots on gambel oak in SW according to US Forest Serive
Based on chemical features: Flesh black with KOH

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