Observation 86546: Polyporales sensu lato

When: 2012-01-18

Collection location: Cerro Cama, Panama Province, Panama [Click for map]

Who: Eduardo A. Esquivel Rios (Eduardo27)

No specimen available

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Proposed Names

33% (2)
Recognized by sight
-77% (2)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: Except the uniformely roundish pores. Formerly Trametes elegans.

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What I have called T. elegans…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-11-09 18:51:51 CST (-0600)

way up here in Pennsylvania, generally has elongated/angular to maze-like pores. Otherwise, this looks like what I’d call T. elegans. MushroomExpert says the pores on T. elegans vary from round to maze-like.

what InBio calls T. elegans
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-06-19 01:07:19 CDT (-0500)

looks like a good fit. whether or not it’s T. elegans is another question:


all true
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-06-18 21:55:31 CDT (-0500)

my mistake.

small round pores for one…
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2012-06-18 21:39:56 CDT (-0500)

Thin flesh, wrong shape, growing in the tropics…

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-06-18 21:24:16 CDT (-0500)

why not T. gibbosa

About Polyporaceae
By: Eduardo A. Esquivel Rios (Eduardo27)
2012-01-18 12:32:00 CST (-0600)

Some grows up 250 mm. diameter