Observation 120186: Suillellus amygdalinus (Thiers) Vizzini, Simonini & Gelardi
When: 2012-12-14
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Flesh immediately turns deep blue upon cutting; pores bruise dark blue. Stipe is accented by many red dots. Cap is dry, smooth, leathery. Scent and taste are mild.

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27% (1)
Recognized by sight: Growing on ground under mostly oak trees; some pines nearby
76% (2)
Recognized by sight: what we have here in California.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Some features are puzzling.
By: Len (placeport)
2012-12-16 21:45:33 CST (-0500)

The size is big for Boletus amygdalinus and the caps are dark brown in natural light. The stipes are also thicker and darker than should be for amygdalinus.

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