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Recent observations

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Square

What

Polyporus elegans Polyporus leptocephalus

Date

November 9, 2014 04:56 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

jjdc1043

Date

November 11, 2014 12:02 PM CST

Description

PRUEBA DE IMPORTACION DE ARCHIVO SEPARADO POR COMAS

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Photos / Sounds

Observer

codfish

Date

November 9, 2014

Description

Polypore with a central stipe, cap brown with a small depression in centre and fibrous surface. Largest fruiting body about 3.5 cm diam. x 3 cm height . Pore surface yellowy-cream with large hexagonal pores. On very rotten fallen branch on ground in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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Observer

cooperj

Date

February 26, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 17, 2013

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Observer

codfish

Date

October 15, 2014

Description

Polypore with a central stipe, cap dark brown, lighter at the edge with a fibrous surface. 2.5-3 cm diam. x 2-3 cm height with small depression in centre. Pore surface decurrent, yellowy-cream with large hexagonal pores. Stipe tan-brown, fibrous, 3-4 mm. Cap 2-3 mm thick. On a small twig (3.5 cm diam.) on ground in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest. Two fruiting bodies on twig, both quite small specimens.

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Square

What

Dryad's Saddle Polyporus squamosus

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

October 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Date

October 17, 2014 04:39 PM PDT

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Square

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Calakmul (Google, OSM)

Description

Hongo rojizo sujeto a un rama seca. Crece en forma re repiza

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Observer

scadwell

Date

October 18, 2014 08:52 AM EDT

Description

Fagus grandifolia substrate

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Observer

epitree

Date

October 4, 2014

Description

Largest one 45mm dia growing on rotting liane (Kiekie)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

codfish

Date

September 3, 2014

Description

Medium sized leathery polypore with a distinct stipe at base of a half-dead broadleaf tree. Cap dark purplish brown (velvety) with a dark brown velvety stipe (even more so than the cap). Cap is 6-8.5 cm diam. x 7 cm height, frilly towards rim and is funnel shaped near stipe attachment. Thickness varies from 1mm at rim, 3mm in centre and 7mm close to stipe. Stipe = 2.5 cm length and is 7-8 mm thick. Pored surface is beige with 5-6 pores/mm. Pored surface discolors darker when lightly bruised. Spores oval about 7.5 x 3.5 u. Close to Polyporus melanopus.

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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.

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