Observation 72818: Oligoporus leucospongia (Cooke & Harkn.) Gilb. & Ryvarden

When: 2011-07-28

Collection location: Lassen National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: David Rust (incredulis)

Specimen available

growing on rotting conifer log near snow banks. I can’t explain the odd brown dots on upper surface.



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Hi Martin
By: David Rust (incredulis)
2011-07-30 01:45:15 CDT (-0400)

It definitely does not look the same. The Oligoporus has a top, which is just like a soft sponge, and a bottom, which is where you find a pore surface. Some others I saw were just developing, but they had an even, non-sticky surface. Not wet or oozing.


Hi David
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2011-07-29 23:05:57 CDT (-0400)

Does this look the same to you?

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