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codfish

Date

May 20, 2015

Description

Polypore with a zoned cap in tones of red-brown and tan with a beige pored surface. Cap velvety, 3 cm diam. x 2.5 cm height (excluding stipe), with a slightly wavy inrolled margin. About 7 pores per mm. Distinct stipe, concolorous with cap, 6 mm high x 5 mm diam. On fallen wood in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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Observer

codfish

Date

May 17, 2015

Description

Polypore with a very dark black-brown upper surface and a light brown pored surface. Up to 8 cm diam. x 7 cm height (excluding stipe). Stipe dark brown, velvety, 2.5-3 cm height x 6-7 mm diam. Attached by a basal pad to wood substrate. Pores about 5 per mm. Pore surface doesn't really change colour when it is bruised. Stipe attachment lateral on some fruit bodies and more central on others. On fallen branch in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

rwp84

Date

May 20, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

field_daze

Date

May 20, 2015 06:55 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

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larry522

Date

May 20, 2015 09:38 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

larry522

Date

May 20, 2015 09:36 AM EDT

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Observer

pihlaviita

Date

May 16, 2012

Description

Fairly rare polypore in Finland.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

shauna

Date

May 18, 2015 10:19 AM CDT

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Observer

pihlaviita

Date

July 6, 2013

Description

Fairly rare polypore in Finland.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

pete_woods

Date

May 14, 2015 11:10 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Polyporus sp. Genus Polyporus

Observer

dschigel

Date

May 14, 2015 03:35 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

rwp84

Date

May 12, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Polyporus is a genus of fungi in the Polyporaceae family. It is a genus used for the production of single cell proteins, sources of mixed protein extracted from pure or mixed cultures of algae, yeasts, fungi or bacteria (grown on agricultural wastes) used as a substitute for protein-rich foods, in human and animal feeds.

No range data available.