When: 2006-09-23

Collection location: Salt Point State Park, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

No specimen available

SOMA foray met at Fisk Mill Cove and collected at the northern end of the park. Conks were the dominant fungi of the day!

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Used references: Preferred synonym according to Index Fungorum and MycoBank.

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Name cleanup
By: Administrator (admin)
2006-12-21 21:42:44 MST (-0700)

Adjusted the name in anticipation of the names becoming database objects rather than simple strings.

Bleached Laetiporus?
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2006-09-23 22:33:11 MDT (-0600)

Nope – They are soft and fresh with a lemony odor. The pores stain brownish.

Bleached Laetiporus?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2006-09-23 21:41:31 MDT (-0600)

Any chance? From the photos it looks possible. I’ve noticed they get pure white pretty quickly after the initial fruiting.