Observation 115760: Xerocomellus chrysenteron (Bull.) Šutara
When: 2012-11-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On ground in mixed forest, not far from Douglas firs. Pore surface bruises blue-green relatively slowly and not strongly. Spore print brown. Mild taste. Some old ones attacked by white parasitic fungus.

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Don’t remember other trees
By: Joe Cohen (Joe Cohen)
2014-05-08 18:53:58 CDT (-0500)

Christian:

I don’t remember which other trees were nearby, and my notes were sketchy. (This is an old observation which I originally listed as Boletus chrysenteron and just now renamed to reflect the deprecation of that name in favor of Xerocomellus chrysenteron.)

Re staining, see Notes.

— Joe

What hardwoods?
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2014-05-08 18:17:17 CDT (-0500)

Any oaks nearby? The lack of pink in the cracks and very vinaceous-red cap looks more like X. dryophilus. Any blue staining observed?

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