Observation 106230: Boletellus russellii (Frost) E.-J. Gilbert
When: 2012-08-20
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

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Eye3
Recognized by sight
75% (2)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: I believe this is the new name for this mushroom.

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Not really a new name
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-08-20 19:36:36 PDT (-0700)

It’s been called like that for the last 40 years (Smith & Thiers). The spores are ribbed, so it belongs to Boletellus. It’s closest relative in the East, morphologically speaking, Boletus projectellus has smooth spores that are the largest in genus Boletus.

like a frostii with an inferiority complex! :)
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-08-20 15:21:11 PDT (-0700)
Do
By: vjp
2012-08-20 15:18:44 PDT (-0700)

you eat these? how do they taste?

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