Observation 45139: Polyporus alveolaris (DC.) Bondartsev & Singer

When: 2010-05-04

Collection location: Plum Orchard Lake, West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found growing on downed sticks and smaller branches. under side very honey combed. Also these are very tender and of good flavor. There may be times where there are enough to collect a descent quantity. Tastes sweet mushroomy flesh tender. cap surface reacts olive green in KOH Last image shows the KOH reaction.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:25 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Beech bottom Campground, Plum Orchard lake, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USAPol’ to ‘Beech Bottom Campground, Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA

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Recognized by sight: found growing on wood
Based on chemical features: Reacts to KOH slight olive green see last pic

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