Observation 69510: Fibroporia radiculosa (Peck) Parmasto

When: 1989-12-02

Collection location: Pearl River Co., Mississippi, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tom Volk (TomVolk)

No specimen available

Growing on hardwood in a swamp near the delta of the Pearl River. Note date more than 20 years ago. I have not seen it since. It superficially resembles Phanerochaete chrysorhizon, but has clamps and causes a brown rot.

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60% (2)
Recognized by sight: resupinate, orange poroid surface,with orange cordons (rhizomorphs) and fibrillose margins. Beautiful fungus with soft texture.
Used references: Gilbertson & Ryvarden
83% (1)
Used references: Mycobank’s current name

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