Observation 145901: Boletus subalpinus (Trappe & Thiers) M. Nuhn, Manfr. Binder, A.F.S. Taylor, Halling, & Hibbett
When: 2013-09-18
No herbarium specimen

Notes: White stipe, contorted gills. This is, I believe, the underground equivalent to Boletus edulis.

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White stipe, brown and white pores, often barely erumpent as this was.
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Cap does look similar to Boletus edulis.
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Pores distorted or even loculate.
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Pores with insect mycophagy. Is this the primary means of dispersal?

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Used references: Field Guide to North American Truffles and Truffle-like Fungi.

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