Observation 211550: Tylopilus tabacinus (Peck) Singer
When: 2015-07-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found under swamp cabbage (Sabal palmetto).

Proposed Names

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Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: North American Boletes

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Added photo of host tree.
By: Sarah Prentice
2015-08-02 18:28:44 CDT (-0500)
Easy enough! Thanks, I. G.
By: Sarah Prentice
2015-07-28 23:42:06 CDT (-0500)

I’ll watch for a secondhand dehydrator. Looks like part of my craft area is going to the fungi. :)

Preservation is easy
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-07-27 23:14:57 CDT (-0500)

Just use a commercial food dehydrator/beef jerky maker to dry your samples. Don’t exceed 115 F to keep DNA intact. Large specimens and densely-fleshed boletes can be sliced for faster drying.

Thanks, I. G.
By: Sarah Prentice
2015-07-27 23:09:33 CDT (-0500)

No, I did not preserve this. That’s probably the next thing I should learn to do. Any advice or links are welcome!

I’m frequently in this area, and I will keep an eye out for more of the same.

Very interesting collection, Sarah
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-07-27 21:30:58 CDT (-0500)

Not even sure which genus to place it into. Did you preserve these by any chance?

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