Observation 121033: Boletus L.

When: 2012-12-24

Collection location: Pirate’s Cove, Clearlake, Lake Co, California, USA [Click for map]

38.9842° -122.6295° 459m

Who: Stephanie Wright (lioness1955)

No specimen available

Under oak and madrone in leaf litter, with manzanita, buckeye and pines nearby.
Dry cool day after several days of rain and near freezing temps at night.
Blue-dark bruising of pores.

(Photo taken by my legally-blind friend as I pointed up the hill with my cane. Will collect and do spore print etc. next time.)

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Used references: Arora
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Used references: Mykoweb, Mushroom Observer

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By: Stephanie Wright (lioness1955)
2012-12-25 10:59:40 CST (-0500)

The top of the cap was dry, and a dark red, wine color (not tan or brown), with light tan edges. About 4-5 cm in diameter.
Stipe was yellow at top, and pinkish at base.
Pores very yellow.

Created: 2012-12-24 23:39:46 CST (-0500)
Last modified: 2012-12-25 00:05:39 CST (-0500)
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