Observation 109217: Leccinum holopus (Rostk.) Watling
When: 2012-09-07
No herbarium specimen

Notes: At first I thought this was an example of L. albellum. But the bright blue staining of the stipe context does not fit this species.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
54% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Kuo regarding base of stem.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
Thanks Damon.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-09-09 22:18:52 CDT (-0400)

I had considered holopus, but B/R/B did not mention the bluing of the stipe context. IMO, staining reactions can be variable for some species of Leccinum.

Created: 2012-09-09 22:04:29 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-09-09 22:09:26 CDT (-0400)
Viewed: 29 times, last viewed: 2016-10-28 06:10:38 CDT (-0400)
Show Log