Observation 216383: Leccinum Gray

When: 2015-09-16

Collection location: Seven Tubs Natural Area, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

Specimen available

Notes:
Area with birch, hemlock, some oak, maple, and other hardwoods.

No staining on cut context.

I considered “Leccinum scabrum”, but the cap surface is rough/granular. Maybe L. subgrannulosum?

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Cap surface seems unusual for holopus.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2016-05-28 18:19:01 MST (-0700)

Granular texture doesn’t match others that I have IDed as holopus. But the lack of staining does match the one holopus variety. Presence of oak also brings albellum to mind.

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By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2016-05-28 18:00:08 MST (-0700)

Have you considered L. halopus var. americanum or var. halopus

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