Observation 52026: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2010-09-05

Collection location: Rickett’s Glen SP, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Two of these tough fleshed polypores measured about 2 feet along longest diameter. Pore surface white. On a large dead oak tree.

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I don’t think this is T. gibbosa.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2017-03-02 12:12:26 CST (+0800)

I know this common species pretty well.

Looking at the photos in zoom mode, there are droplets of dark liquid near the margin. This, and habitat, support the P. dryadeus proposal (formerly Inonotus dryadeus).

the bumps reminded me of something
By: Matt Welter (mattfungus)
2017-03-02 11:40:52 CST (+0800)

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