Observation 22727: Pycnoporus coccineus (Fr.) Bondartsev & Singer

When: 2009-05-28

Collection location: Kattang Nature Reserve, Dunbogan, New South Wales, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Noah Siegel (Noah)

No specimen available

Notes:
On my trip to Australia I meet up with Ian Dodd who took me to some of his favorite mushroom spots; I’ll post a few of our finds, he probably will have more…
This collection is young, it’s usually redder then this.

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P.sanguineus
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-07-01 22:33:18 CDT (-0500)

was probably the most common fungi I came across in the tropics; it’s also a lot thinner fleshed then coccineus.

P.coccineus
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-01 16:10:15 CDT (-0500)

can be very light in color too whereas P.sanguineus can be very dark red. Both occur in Australia but the latter one almost exclusively in the tropic belt.

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