Observation 20482: Boletellus emodensis (Berk.) Singer

When: 2009-02-07

Collection location: Central Station, Fraser Island, Queensland, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Roy Halling (royh)

Specimen available

This series of images are from 7-11 February 2009. Purpose is to show variable macro-features of this taxon. Specimens were collected under Eucalyptus, Syncarpia, & Lophostemon in sand.

Herbarium specimens in BRI and NY (Halling #’s 9029, 9036, 9050)

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Fresh material; young to just maturing.
Close-up of squamules.
Note loss of red pigment in cap and stipe; development of red pigments in pores.

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More Australian boletes to come . . .
By: Roy Halling (royh)
2009-04-22 18:34:34 CDT (-0400)

Working on it Debbie. Thanks!

nice squamules!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-04-22 17:17:55 CDT (-0400)

please post more mushroom images from OZ; they are fascinating.

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