Observation 10841: Boletus edulis Bull.
When: 2008-09-10
No herbarium specimen

Notes: A somewhat shady orchard, just beyond the drip line of plum tree,the ground,grassy, mossy, and second year in same spot. One being attacked by a cluster of small flies.

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Recognized by sight: Boletus edulis has a reticulated stipe (stem) and white pores when very young (as this one). Boletus mirabilis, by comparison, has greenish-yellow pores, a velvety dark burgundy cap, and grows (ALWAYS) from rotting wood.
Used references: Aurora’s Mushrooms Demystified

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Created: 2008-09-10 09:24:08 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2008-09-10 09:24:08 PDT (-0700)
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