Observation 20738: Boletus L.
When: 2007-12-17
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

with Roy here identifying Australian boletes I’ll add a few of mine…

this was a single specimen, cap was 11cm across, flesh and pores stained blue quickly, the stipe base stained red fast to; the one on the left I cut off the bottom to show the staining reaction.

it was growing in dry eucalypts woodlands in sandy soil.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:56 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Wilsons Promontory National Park, Victoria, Australia.’ to ‘Wilsons Promontory National Park, Victoria, Australia’

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Not in my lexicon . .
By: Roy Halling (royh)
2009-04-30 12:16:38 CDT (-0400)

Hi Noah,
Definitely a Boletus and a sp. for me as well. I haven’t seen this beauty before.

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