Observation 109415: Boletus L.
When: 2012-09-11
Herbarium specimen reported

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I think the interesting feature here…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-09-13 10:27:44 PDT (-0700)

is the wide, but unbroken, reticulations on the stipe… as seen in the mushroom on the right. I have never seen this on B. pallidus. Could there possibly be a B. pallidus var. reticulatum?

Boletus pallidus
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-09-12 15:53:37 PDT (-0700)

often does not bruise on the pore surface when immature.

There is the possibility of
By: Stephen Russell (Mycota)
2012-09-12 15:48:34 PDT (-0700)

a mixed collection here. Neither of the two smaller samples had any bluing of the pore surface. They were all in close proximity.

B. pallidus, really?
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-09-12 14:24:58 PDT (-0700)

Assuming that all of the shown fruitbodies are the same species, how can this one be B. pallidus when there is a noticeable wide-mesh reticulation on the stipe?

Not in B-R-B
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-09-11 19:15:14 PDT (-0700)

This one is very interesting. Perhaps it’s been described by Smith & Thiers…

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