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Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
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Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
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Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
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Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus&mdash;&gt;Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh&mdash;&gt; yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores&mdash;&gt;yellow.<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64671/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html" title="Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina)"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3231/64671_thumb.JPG?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1536796810&Signature=kr793pHJuazdwXQeUIYQV13bnPk%3D" width="200" height="134" alt="Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
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Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
<br />
Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
<br />
Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus&mdash;&gt;Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh&mdash;&gt; yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores&mdash;&gt;yellow. <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64672/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64674/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
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<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64674/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html" title="Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina)"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3231/64674_thumb.JPG?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1536796810&Signature=Gqkt8Sy4VOqKMhGBuTximxRDdck%3D" width="200" height="134" alt="Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
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Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
<br />
Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
<br />
Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus&mdash;&gt;Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh&mdash;&gt; yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores&mdash;&gt;yellow.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64671/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64672/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64673/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html Cinnabar Polypore,Geotagged,Pycnoporus cinnabarinus,United States,Winter" /></a></figure><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64672/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html" title="Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina)"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3231/64672_thumb.JPG?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1536796810&Signature=nCuIlrnbnD4TyPD7OiN4ryo5EVc%3D" width="200" height="134" alt="Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
<br />
Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
<br />
Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
<br />
Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus&mdash;&gt;Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh&mdash;&gt; yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores&mdash;&gt;yellow.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64671/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64674/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64673/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html Cinnabar Polypore,Geotagged,Pycnoporus cinnabarinus,United States,Winter" /></a></figure> Cinnabar Polypore,Geotagged,Pycnoporus cinnabarinus,United States,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina)

Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.

Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.

Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.

Chemical Analysis:
KOH on pileus—>Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.
KOH on flesh—> yellow to olive.
KOH on pores—>yellow.

Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
<br />
Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
<br />
Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
<br />
Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus—>Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh—> yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores—>yellow. <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64672/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64674/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64673/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html Cinnabar Polypore,Geotagged,Pycnoporus cinnabarinus,Pycnoporus sanguineus,United States,Winter

Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
<br />
Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
<br />
Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
<br />
Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus—>Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh—> yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores—>yellow.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64671/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64672/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64673/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html Cinnabar Polypore,Geotagged,Pycnoporus cinnabarinus,United States,Winter

Cinnabar Polypore (Trametes cinnabarina) Habitat: Growing on a downed hardwood branch on the side of a road in Northwest Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
<br />
Pileus: Smooth to slick, concentric zones of pale orange, white, and deeper orange.<br />
<br />
Fertile surface: VIBRANT orange pores.<br />
<br />
Chemical Analysis:<br />
KOH on pileus—>Immediate red. Over time, develops gray/black tone.<br />
KOH on flesh—> yellow to olive.<br />
KOH on pores—>yellow.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64671/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64674/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64673/cinnabar_polypore_trametes_cinnabarina.html Cinnabar Polypore,Geotagged,Pycnoporus cinnabarinus,United States,Winter

    comments (2)

  1. Beautiful pattern! Posted 8 days ago
    1. It is! And that bright orange fertile surface stained my fingers the same color! I looked like I had been eating Cheetos! Posted 8 days ago

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''Pycnoporus cinnabarinus'', also known as Cinnabar Polypore, is a saprophytic, white-rot decomposer. Its fruiting body is a bright orange shelf fungus. It is common in many areas and is widely distributed throughout the world.

Similar species: Polyporales
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Aug 9, 2018. Captured Mar 13, 2018 16:49 in 290 Burlington Rd NE, Rome, GA 30161, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/6.3
  • 1/320s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm