Observation 29542: Hyphodiscus hymeniophilus (P. Karst.) Baral

When: 2008-10-30

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

Who: Diane (mcgd)

No specimen available

under the bark of spruce log. Rocky Mountains

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Recognized by sight: Might be the polypore that supports the ascomycete which turns the pores red.

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The first picture is a wonderful closeup
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-12-06 10:27:23 GMT (+0000)

showing the small blackish ascomycete that makes the polypore red!

It’s probably Hyphodiscus hymeniophila on Antrodia serialis.

By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-12-06 06:15:54 GMT (+0000)

White, pink, yellow, orange, red

Created: 2009-12-05 23:14:43 GMT (+0000)
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