Observation 29423: Ischnoderma benzoinum (Wahlenb.) P. Karst.

When: 2009-08-18

Collection location: Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Diane (mcgd)

No specimen available

on rotten logs in mixed woods. Rocky Mountains



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By: dario.z (dario13)
2013-11-11 20:25:03 PST (-0800)

Look like Ischnoderma benzonium

Pores are too large
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-12-03 12:59:47 PST (-0800)

The pores on Heterobasidion are small, it does not stain brown and USUALLY it will not form multiple, shelving fruiting bodies. I normally find only one on exposed roots at the soil line unless a lot of the tree butt is exposed.

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