Observation 143134: Boletus fragrans Vittad.

When: 2013-08-18

Collection location: Braga, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)

No specimen available

Under oaks (road side) in a mixed forest with oaks and pines, shadow place. Pores cream to pale yellow. Flesh pale yellow, unchanging, on cap (after all it blued the next day). Pores and tubes blueing, but not the flesh of the cap. Flesh on stipe bright yellow, blueing when exposed to air. Similar to X.ferrugineus, X.submentosus and X.chrysonemus, except on the blueing feature. Smell not distinctive.

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Recognized by sight
31% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: overall macroscopic features fit quite well with the collections I make in my vicinity. But what about smell?

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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