F. R. Fosberg

Current Determination: Ganoderma applanatum
Family: Ganodermataceae
Det. by: P. Ponce de León
Habitat/Microhabitat: Flat coral sand and rubble, mostly planted to coconuts but with patches of dense woods in center and around mangrove depressions, fringe of thickets along outer beach; on rotten coconut stump

Collector(s): F. R. Fosberg
Collection Date: 25 August 1946
Catalog Subset: Fungi
EMu IRN: 72463
OccurenceID: c90b4a3a-d856-48b3-b478-1a255ab0a8f5

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