Observation 11313: Tylopilus plumbeoviolaceus (Snell & E.A. Dick) Singer

When: 2008-09-19

Collection location: Mepkin Abbey, Berkeley Co., South Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Leo Heuser (lheuser)

No specimen available

Found at the base of an old oak stump surrounded by 5 or 6 young long leaf pines. Mild smell. White meat, no bruising effect on meat or tube mouths. Cap was almost coppery. Very top of stalk had a nice purple color.

Spore print cinnamon brown.



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looks almost like…
By: Leo Heuser (lheuser)
2008-09-19 18:39:51 EDT (-0400)

Boletus affinis. At least that’s the closest I can get with my guides.

Created: 2008-09-19 17:52:14 EDT (-0400)
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