Observation 169706: Boletus subvelutipes Peck

When: 2014-07-14

Collection location: Perry, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: reddish cap, red pores with yellow rim, yellow flesh, non-reticulated stem that is red below and yellow above, blueing throughout, mixed woods that include hemlock
Used references: obs 206644 and 208494 and NA Boletes BRB

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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I go back and forth…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-03 02:34:03 HST (-1000)

with my own “subvelutipes” IDs all the time. Looking again here, the stipe doesn’t have quite the color that provides highest confidence. Dark sheen may just be due to handling/staining. Very probably subvelutipes, IMO. A fairly variable species, especially after it matures.

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