Observation 20060: Polyporus leptocephalus (Jacq.) Fr.

When: 2009-04-07

Collection location: Canyon, Contra Costa Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)

No specimen available

Growing on a dead limb of bay that had fallen on the ground.


Underside of hymenophore.
Cylindric spores at 1000×. The pink color is from stain. The spores are really white.

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31% (2)
Recognized by sight: Black foot, Finely striate ochre cap,
Based on microscopic features: spores 2.5µm x 8-10µm cylindric, smooth

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