Observation 21069: Agaricomycetes Doweld

When: 2009-03-06

Collection location: Soquel Demonstration Forest, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Shane Marsh (Mushane)

No specimen available

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-73% (3)
Recognized by sight
10% (5)
Recognized by sight
35% (4)
Recognized by sight: The color and stature remind me of an old Hydnellum. It would have to have teeth underneath.
57% (1)
Recognized by sight

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By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-05-27 22:52:04 CDT (-0400)

I took the pic back in march, I never flipped it over, but it did seemingly have little teeth.

By: Tom Volk (TomVolk)
2009-05-27 22:02:20 CDT (-0400)

Need to seethe bottom. Pores or teeth or something else?

Old Hydnellum?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2009-05-27 12:29:17 CDT (-0400)

Looks like some old Hydnellums I’ve seen, but I’d have to see the underside to be at all confident in that id.

Could be
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-05-27 11:59:19 CDT (-0400)

PYCNOPORELLUS FULGENS if that does occur in Northern America and the find is from coniferous wood… just a guess … and BTW it seems a very old specimen to be …

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