Observation 79499: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2011-10-09

Collection location: Bosque Fagus, Plan de Sedeño, Veracruz, Mexico [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

On Fagus (beech).



Proposed Names

16% (4)
Recognized by sight
49% (2)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
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I would lean towards G. lucidum
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-10-25 15:54:40 CDT (-0400)

if growing on a hardwood. Of course there are probably more that have been split off of that species.

Fagus grandifolia var. mexicana
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2011-10-25 12:13:58 CDT (-0400)

This was growing on Fagus grandifolia var. mexicana, a species of beech. It is a rare tree in Mexico, and grows naturally in less than ten places.

Is this growing on hardwood or softwood tree?
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-10-14 16:35:06 CDT (-0400)

Deciduous or coniferous?

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