Observation 197617: Leccinum atrostipitatum A.H. Sm., Thiers & Watling

When: 2012-09-21

Collection location: Larksville, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

Sticky Brownish caps with appressed fibrils or scales. Flesh white, discoloring pinkish then blackish after some time. Pores white, bruising tanish. Stipe white but covered with black scabers, and enlarging towards base. Found in mixed woods with Quercus, Acer, Pinus, and Betula lenta. Wanted to post L. aurantiacum, but that is a European species. L. insigne lacks a red staining phase.

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: North American Boletes

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2015-01-31 18:46:20 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2016-01-03 16:59:01 PST (-0800)
Viewed: 41 times, last viewed: 2017-06-19 17:47:27 PDT (-0700)
Show Log