Sichuan: Xiangcheng Xian: Niding.
Base of Rizhao Shen Shan behind village of Niding, in west-opening gorge.
Cut over mixed conifer forest in limestone gorge
On ground in forest of Pinus densata and Picea at 3400 m.Fruit body 5-20 x 5-15 cm, first branches yellowish to cream colored, apex purplish brown, then branches becoming dull cream colored, apex remains purplish brown. Stipe 3-5 x 3-4 cm, whitish. Context white, unchanging. With a slide.