Observation 21169: Polyporus P. Micheli ex Adans.

When: 2008-07-15

Collection location: Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve, Sucumbíos, Ecuador [Click for map]

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

No specimen available

A black-footed polypore, but too unlike Polyporus leptocephalus to verifiably call it that.

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-7% (2)
Recognized by sight: everything seems to check out aside from the dark hymenium. a side effect of older specimens?
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54% (1)
Recognized by sight: To start with.. shouldn’t be impossible to get a name on a species with such characteristic shape.
28% (1)
Recognized by sight

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2009-05-25 00:26:42 CDT (-0500)

Why Microporus? You’ve selected “Recognized by Sight” but haven’t indicated what about what you see makes you believe that this specimen belongs to this genus.

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