Observation 11197: Boletellus emodensis (Berk.) Singer
When: 2008-09-16
Collection location: Japan [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These were in abundance today. Everywhere I looked there was one attached to the bottom of the tree, or attached to roots.

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Recognized by sight: shaggy cap and veil, bright colors look similar to other members of this bolete genus…

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there IS a colorful sp. of Strobilomyces that has been recently described from Japan…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-09-17 12:27:36 CDT (-0400)

..but it doesn’t look like this one (S. mirandus). blueing is curious, too.

By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-16 06:07:33 CDT (-0400)

The first photo shows that it has pores.

They look immature. Go photograph them again in a couple of days and post the results here, and there’ll be more clues for further identification.

Created: 2008-09-16 05:51:07 CDT (-0400)
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