Observation 166790: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2014-06-01

Collection location: Lincoln Trail State Park, Illinois, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

Massive old fungus at base of oak—60 cm across. Cracked black cap and rusty flesh. Hoping someone has seen this fungus in this state. Thought it might be Phellinus or Inonotus but seems too friable for either.


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Recognized by sight: very old. hymenium not visible.

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Created: 2014-06-06 20:47:08 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-06-08 14:05:04 CDT (-0400)
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