Observation 207863: Albatrellaceae

When: 2015-06-26

Collection location: Warren Co., New York, USA [Click for map]

325m

Who: rob hallock (mycorob)

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing on a conifer stump (see picture). Polypore, individuals had a fused base going into a rotted portion of the stump. Smallest one was 3 cm wide X 2 cm across. Largest was 6.5 cm wide X 5 cm across. Typically 0.5 cm thick. Stem/fused base was 2 cm across. Odor: mild, pleasant, similar to Polyporus squamosus with a slightly acrid end note. Taste: soapy but not bitter.

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