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Osteina obducta
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Primarily in the ranges of Pseudotsuga menziesii and Picea sitchensis. Western North America.

Habitat: Coniferous forests.

Substrate: Wood

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:
Identification Notes:

Fruitbody is circular, fan-shaped, or spoon-shaped, white to dark grayish brown with smooth caps. Flesh is tough when fresh, bony hard and brittle when dry. Pores are small, white to yellowish. Stem is a narrowed fruitbody base or short lateral stem. Causes brown rot.

Accepted Name:
Osteina obducta (Berk.) Donk
Publication: Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Pilzkunde 44: 86 (1966) 1966.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Osteina obducta in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Osteina obducta photos.

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