Observation 215978: Boletus patrioticus T.J. Baroni, Bessette & Roody
When: 2015-09-12
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes:
Spore Print: medium light olive-brown with pink yellow tints.

Spore Description: see photos, measurements-TBD

Habitat: growing around Crepe Myrtle

Cap: largest 4 inch diameter. Thick subcutical layer that is deep pink, context below is off white. All layers including pores stain blue.

Chemical Reaction:

KOH – increases blueing in cap flesh

Ammonia – deepens colors, slight yellowing but may be deepening of colors.

Spore Size: microns – spore color golden yellow in H20

# Length Width Q
1 12.1 5.0 2.44
2 12.8 5.1 2.50
3 11.9 4.8 2.51
4 12.2 5.4 2.25
5 11.5 5.1 2.25
6 11.6 4.4 2.63
7 11.8 4.7 2.49
8 12.0 4.8 2.49
9 11.9 4.8 2.49
10 13.2 5.4 2.43
11 12.3 4.6 2.68
12 12.6 4.9 2.58
13 11.8 4.5 2.64
14 13.7 5.8 2.37
15 13.2 5.6 2.37
_____ _____ _____ _____
Ave 12.3 5.0 2.47

Images

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1000 X – in H2O with scant wetting agent
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1000 X – in H2O with scant wetting agent
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1000 X – in H2O with scant wetting agent
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Comments

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Spore Sized added, match Boletus patrioticus
By: L G Price (LG_Price)
2015-09-13 17:09:57 CDT (-0500)

Matches on many points with Boletus patrioticus

Thanks for the suggestion.

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