Observation 122377: Tylopilus P. Karst.
When: 2012-08-07
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Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Colors point towards Tylopilus plumbeoviolaceus but can’t tell much from the pic…

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Future bolete observations
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2013-01-08 10:49:45 PST (-0800)

Show top and bottom (to see pore color), and split one down the middle — you may see staining reactions of the flesh and/or pores.

You can do a bit of chemical testing too — carry a dropper bottle of some of these with you: clear ammonia (easy to find), 5% KOH (a bit harder to get), and/or 10% FeSO4 solution.

Reactions to them can help a lot with bolete ID.

Created: 2013-01-07 14:36:40 PST (-0800)
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