Observation 207983: Baorangia bicolor (Kuntze) G. Wu, Halling & Zhu L. Yang

When: 2015-06-26

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

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Notes:
Faded specimens.

Under cedar in grassy sparsely area near border of oak woods.

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The only reasons…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-21 18:46:12 CDT (-0500)

why I did not originally propose bicolor with ultimate confidence are: 1. presence of a red/yellow bolete with black bruising on the cap, found in the same location, 2. lack of red especially, on the cap.

IMO, the lack of red is not a problem, as faded bicolor specimens are common, and this location is an open wood border that gets plenty of sun.

As for the black bruising, I don’t see it on this specimen. Actually, I’m beginning to believe that the black bruising type is just bicolor under some specific condition, probably excessive rainfall. obs 207503

Wow!
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-07-21 18:29:50 CDT (-0500)

Can the tubes be any thinner for this to be bicolor?

Hello mycoweb.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-21 18:15:24 CDT (-0500)

What is your reason for doubting this observation represents bicolor?

Whenever I provide a highly negative vote for a proposal, I try to provide at least on reason for doing so.

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