Observation 145929: Boletus subalpinus (Trappe & Thiers) M. Nuhn, Manfr. Binder, A.F.S. Taylor, Halling, & Hibbett


White, enlarged stipe. Tubes nearly sequestrate on rim.
Approximately as growing.
Cap coloration similar to Boletus edulis, to which it is related.
Those pores not truly sequestrate closer to stipe.

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Recognized by sight
Used references: Nuhn, M.E., Binder, M., Taylor, A.F., Halling, R.E. & Hibbett, D.S. (2013). Phylogenetic overview of the Boletineae. Fungal Biology 117(7–8): 479-511.

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Thanks, Michael.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-09-19 13:52:24 CDT (-0400)

I know it was being discussed several years ago.

It’s a Boletus
By: Michael Wood (mykoweb)
2013-09-19 11:39:46 CDT (-0400)

We have long suspected this belongs in the porcini clade. The recent Nuhn et. al paper provids molecular evidence that this is a Boletus s. str.

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