Observation 104393: Xerocomus Quél.

When: 2012-08-08

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

-14% (2)
Used references: http://www.svims.ca/council/Bolete.htm I cannot confirm the range of this fungus to Canada, so confidence must remain “Could Be”
54% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Probably changed to Boletus but I love the old name too much..

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Xerocomus
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-08-08 21:09:38 CDT (-0500)

I love the name, too. Xerocomoid boletes are built differently from other fungi in genus Boletus. I hope they revive the name…

Looks like these may belong to the campestris-fraternus-rubellus cluster. At least one of those used to be called Xerocomus. :-)

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