Observation 20731: Boletellus Murrill
When: 2009-04-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: The cap on this fungi was about 7cm across, light brown. It was also soft and spongy which was noticeable when bisected. When the stipe and cap were cut the colour was rather bright.The stipe was about 9cm in length. There was no aroma and the specimen was growing on a dead stump at ground level. It was removed from its habitat to take the images. The stipe was fibrous.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: in a very old and poor condition

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Update on growing habitat.

I have just re-read my notes, and this fellow was attached to the base of a dead stump. Sorry I goofed, but that’s what happens when you get tired.

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By: Roy Halling (royh)
2009-04-30 08:30:32 PDT (-0700)

Boletellus dissiliens. The cap surface has that morphology and color. Stains intensely blue (quickly masking the true yellow color) in cap and upper stipe. Should be staining a orangish brown or brownish red in the stipe context if fresh enough. Need to see spores on this one.

Created: 2009-04-30 05:38:46 PDT (-0700)
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