Observation 215600: Leccinum snellii A.H. Sm., Thiers & Watling
When: 2015-09-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Very interesting habitat for this mushroom. Shady area with mainly beech trees, some maple, some cherry. Lots of saplings, mostly beech. Possibly a few birch saplings mixed in, but if so I didn’t see them. Nearest conifer small hemlock 100 feet away.

Staining on cut stipe context… base quickly greenish-blue, upper stipe pink/red within 2 minutes. This is the most prominent staining on Leccinum context that In have seen so far this year.

Brown stain on pores developing within 30 minutes.

Material was quite fragile/brittle, probably due to extremely dry conditions.

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Recognized by sight: Staining pattern on stipe context.

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