Growing from well rotted wood on soil, mixed mesophytic (elm, white ash, white pine). Very slight smell, mushroomy. No bruising. Very good mushroom texture and flavor.


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By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-05-05 13:34:02 PDT (-0700)

young specimen of Polyporus melanopus..?

Boletopsis? …Albatrellus?
By: Britt Bunyard (Fungi magazine) (bbunyard)
2012-05-05 13:09:38 PDT (-0700)

Puzzled by this one found on a spring foray with the Wisc Mycol Soc…was presented to me at the foray, found on well rotted wood on soil, I was told. Looked at first like a Boletopsis, but cap is very concave, or Albatrellus. Flavor and texture is very good…I would eat this mushroom. No bruising.