Observation 174048: Strobilomyces Berk.
When: 2014-08-11
No herbarium specimen

Notes: In grass under oak.

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Recognized by sight: black scaly cap, white pores becoming black, white flesh turning red then black
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Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Used references: page 224 “North American Boletes” BRB

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By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2014-08-15 05:34:44 PDT (-0700)

does not separate the old men of the woods. S. dryophilus is mostly a southern species. The other two overlap.

Thought that might be the case,
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2014-08-14 19:49:01 PDT (-0700)

so habitat doesn’t help narrow it down—eg sandy soil for S. dryophilus and mountain/alpine habitat for S. strobilaceius?

Microscopy needed.
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2014-08-14 19:41:27 PDT (-0700)

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