Observation 104509: Boletus pallidus Frost

When: 2012-08-07

Collection location: Ricketts Glen State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

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The darker one is old. Two different collections made in same area. Third and fourth photos show prime specimen.

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There was a heavy rain shower…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-08-09 21:28:57 EDT (-0400)

in this area two or three days prior to my collecting these.

Dark colors
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-08-09 20:01:50 EDT (-0400)

may be a result of pounding rain.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-08-09 17:21:11 EDT (-0400)

Howdy all – not having spent much time in the East, I’d like to ask for people’s opinion on how often
B. pallidus caps are found in a relatively fresh state that look this dark.

Almost all the ones I saw last summer were pale like the ‘prime’ specimen here.

Created: 2012-08-09 11:16:04 EDT (-0400)
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