Specimen found growing on rotting log suspended over small stream.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:31 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Forest Park (Wildwood Trail), Portland, OR’ to ‘Wildwood Trail, Forest Park, Portland, Oregon, USA’

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Same species fruiting from another location on the same log

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36% (5)
Used references: Aurora’s Mushrooms Demystified. This is most certainly from the Polypore family, and closely resembled P. squamosus, which has not been confirmed from our area. Hope you kept a specimen for a voucher collection.
38% (5)
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora
Audobon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms

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Not P. squamosus
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-07-26 00:06:56 CDT (-0400)

Pores way too small, no scales on cap, too pale cap.