Observation 18475: Boletus L.
When: 2008-07-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found nearby large oak at edge of predominantly oak woods. Blue staining of flesh faded to reddish brown stain. Bluing on pores changed more quickly to a rusty reddish brown.

Proposed Names

61% (2)
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Used references: Bessette/Roody/Bessette
14% (2)
Used references: Phillips, Bessette/Roody/Bessette

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By: Dave W (Dave W)
2009-02-17 08:03:23 COT (-0500)

Thanks for the suggestion Noah…. But the newly created name is still not appearing on the home page.

By: Dave in NE PA
2009-02-15 16:35:24 COT (-0500)

I think these are B. pulverulentus. The blue to brown staining matches B/R/B, except the account in the manual suggests a much less vivid brown than I got on my specimens.

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