When: 2009-06-20

Collection location: Rodman’s Hollow, Block Island, Rhode Island, USA [Click for map]

Who: mycomancer

Specimen available

Habitat: Injury site on tree in woods
Gills: Pure white pores
Stipe: N/A; polypore
Base: Shelf direct to tree
Spore Print: No usable print
Bruising: Smoky gray to black on pore surface
Cap: Layered concentric grays, 125mm x 85mm
Location: Rodman’s Hollow, Block Island, Rhode Island
Scent: Strong mushroomy
Habit: Singular
Notes: Possible I.D. is the Artist’s Conk (Ganoderma applanatum) I arrived at this name using the field guide “Mushrooms of Northeast North America”, by George Barron

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:20 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ’Rodman’s Hollow, Block Island, Rhode Island’ to ’Rodman’s Hollow, Block Island, Rhode Island, USA’

Proposed Names

67% (2)
Used references: Mushrooms of Northeast North America", by George Barron

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.