Ganoderma resinaceum identification

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Ganoderma resinaceum Boud. ex Pat. syn. Fomes resinaceus (Boud.) Sacc. Lacquered Bracket, Harziger Lackporling, Harslakzwam. Bracket 10?45cm across and up to 10cm thick behind, semicircular, sessile, or on a thick rudimentary stem; upper surface concentrically grooved, strikingly glossy as if varnished, red-brown or maroon to almost black, margin obtuse and cream-coloured. Flesh soft, pale wood-coloured. Tubes 5?20mm long, rusty-brown. Pores 2?2.5 per mm, circular, pale greyish bruising brown. Spores brown, ellipsoid-ovate and truncate at one end, 9?11 x 5?7um. Hyphal structure trimitic; generative hyphae with clamp-connections. Habitat on stumps of oak. Season all year. Rare. Not edible. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Ganoderma resinaceum mushroom

Stem type:
rudimentary or absent
Grows on wood
Spore colour:
Light to dark brown
Cap type:
Fungus colour:
Red or redish or pink
Normal size:
over 15cm
North America
Flesh discolours when cut
bruised or damaged
Pore material cannot be seperated from flesh of the cap
Harziger Lackporling, Lacquered Bracket
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:24:51

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