Observation 141692: Boletus bicoloroides A.H. Sm. & Thiers
When: 2013-08-02
No herbarium specimen

Notes: slow to bruise blue on stipe when cut. 5% KOH negative on stipe, flesh and cap. Taste is mild, not bitter (raw).

Mixed hardwood forest, mostly oak.

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TY John!
By: Jon (watchcat)
2013-08-03 13:30:49 CDT (-0400)
Strip is a great indicator
By: John McDonough
2013-08-03 12:14:26 CDT (-0400)

More or less equal in size, solid, smooth not reticulated, and dark red from base to apex.
Bruises blue very slowly.

Very pretty contrast, excellent find!

ID help from Stephen Russell
By: Jon (watchcat)
2013-08-03 01:19:45 CDT (-0400)
Inrolled margin and possibly pale yellow (ochre) KOH reaction seem to point to B. bicoloroides
By: Jon (watchcat)
2013-08-02 23:42:59 CDT (-0400)

Created: 2013-08-02 21:45:53 CDT (-0400)
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