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White Cheese Polypore

Tyromyces chioneus


Soft, watery, white, hairy to smooth, (this one was smooth) stalkless cap with whitish pores. Cap 3/8" to 4" wide, flat to slightly convex, semicircular. Somewhat spongy.


These were growing on a live oak tree by the large outdoor fire pit in Cushing Mem. Park in Canyon, Ga 30114. Range is throughout North America.


This appeared to bruise clear/white.

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Georgia, USA

Lat: 34.20, Long: -84.56

Spotted on Jul 27, 2013
Submitted on Jul 28, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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