Observation 73909: Ganoderma P. Karst.

When: 2011-08-13

Collection location: Davis, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Byrain

Specimen available

Growing from the base of a living hardwood tree. I believe the tree is in the Ulmaceae family.



Proposed Names

85% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
-11% (2)
Recognized by sight: This grew from hardwood; it has 3-5 pores per mm, and brownish color context.
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Recognized by sight
26% (1)
Recognized by sight: Sessile, growing on hardwood in North America,3-4 pores per mm, internal context color all consistent with my observations of North American G.resinaceum. Thank you for providing photos of all of that!

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Byrain
2014-09-18 23:09:26 CDT (-0400)

Its not cool to dismiss ids that have reasons associated with them without addressing those reasons…

Thanks ndoll
By: Byrain
2011-08-16 20:05:57 CDT (-0400)
By: Byrain
2011-08-13 23:25:01 CDT (-0400)

It smells very strong, much like Trametes versicolor smells/tastes (Especially if you’ve used them as gum), but stronger.

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