Observation 23559: Boletus campestris A.H. Sm. & Thiers

When: 2009-07-25

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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Small size
By: Dave in NE PA
2009-07-26 19:20:23 PDT (-0700)

supports B. campestris. Although often found in grassy areas, B. campestris also grows in the woods.

By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-07-26 10:05:41 PDT (-0700)

These were growing in leaf litter under mixed hardwoods. Just the red caps were sticking up above the leaves. At first I suspected they were little red Hygrocybes. The tiny size seems significant for a bolete.

Were these
By: Dave in NE PA
2009-07-26 09:57:58 PDT (-0700)

growing in a grassy area?

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