Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 5077
Taxon: Trametes gibbosa (Pers.) Fr.
Family: Polyporaceae
Collector: Jason Hollinger   MUOB 5077   
Date: 2007-11-19
Verbatim Date: 2007-11-19
Locality: United States, North Carolina, Haywood, Cabin Cove
35.6545  -83.0491
Elevation: 850-1400 meters (2788-4592ft)
Description: Original observation #5077 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: big shelf fungus on dead standing bell tree (Halesia carolina) ST: none CAP: hoof-like, creamy white, bumpy, rel flat on top, semicirc outline, rounded marg, faintly tomentose, faintly zoned FLESH: thick, tough, whitish PORE: maze-like, whitish, ~2 per mm SPORE: print whitish to faintly yellowish This species is just described as "similar [to D. confragrosa with a whiter cap" in Demystified. I wouldn't stake the house on it!
Disposition: vouchered
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 3b7921c3-cb7e-4b5b-b848-670078102775
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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