Observation 137765: Tylopilus peralbidus (Snell & Beardslee) Murrill

When: 2013-06-11

Collection location: Big Thicket, Tyler Co., Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Growing in mixed woods in the Turkey Creek Unit.
Caps up to 5.7 cm across.
Cap and pores stained brownish when handled or bruised.
Taste sl. metallic.
Couldn’t get a significant spore print but they appeared to be relatively light colored.
Spores ~ 7.0-8.3 X 3.0-3.7 microns.
T. peralbidus seems to be at least “Promising” for this collection.

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Used references: North American Boletes by B-R-B

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Created: 2013-06-26 21:08:48 PDT (-0700)
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