Observation 174823: Laetiporus Murrill

When: 2014-08-21

Collection location: Fitzgerald Lake Preserve, Northampton, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: DudeFeesh (mmsahler)

No specimen available

Possibly l cincinnatus? I’m not very familiar with sulfur shelf but this did not seam like it. Growing here n there from heavily decomposed fallen logs. Flies and springtails seem to love this mushroom.



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White pores – Laetiporus sulphureus. Yellow pores – Laetiporus cincinnatus.
By: The Dianna Smith
2014-08-22 01:42:27 EEST (+0300)

If the pores were white, then it is L. cincinnatus. Otherwise it is Laetiporus sulphureus.