Observation 167471: Boletus atkinsonii Peck.
When: 2014-06-15
No herbarium specimen

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Based on chemical features: KOH and ammonia changed cap & stalk orangish
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Didn’t really see a flash
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2014-06-16 19:04:15 BST (+0100)

but it did resolve to orangish / light brown

Ammonia test?
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2014-06-16 18:50:30 BST (+0100)

According to Kuo, “Ammonia flashing purple to magenta, then resolving to purplish or brownish on cap surface”.

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