Observation 65215: Trichaptum Murrill

When: 2011-04-05

Collection location: Saint Francois State Park, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

37.972349872° -90.5191040039°

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

Species Lists



Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: Host is a cedar log. One suggestion is Coriolopsis gallica, but this grows on hardwoods. Tom Volk also suggests Trichaptum
Based on microscopic features: Look for encrusted cystidia next time.
-9% (2)
Recognized by sight: But this too, is cited as growing on deciduous wood in the Audubon Guide (Caloporus)
47% (4)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight

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such short pores for Trichaptum
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-06-22 14:06:18 CDT (-0500)

shouldn’t at least the reflexed portions have a more elonagte, eroded hymenium?

Thanks, Tom
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2013-03-13 13:02:47 CDT (-0500)

I will look for some more this year.

maybe Trichaptum
By: Tom Volk (TomVolk)
2011-04-11 16:08:30 CDT (-0500)

I think Irene might be right. T. subchartaceum or something like that. If you send I will look at it microscopically

Got them
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-04-11 15:51:54 CDT (-0500)

I went back & took a few more photos, then pulled some off the logs.
Should be able to provide a sample to anyone who can help ID this.

Created: 2011-04-05 10:33:25 CDT (-0500)
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