Observation 23604: Retiboletus ornatipes (Peck) Manfr. Binder & Bresinsky
When: 2009-07-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found Under beech. Many of these guys where popping up under Beech forest. This at the moment is the most common bolete, The yellow pigment stained hands yellow The spore print olive brown. The samples I tasted where bitter but some had a mild flavor to them. This has got to be one of the most yellowish bolete I have seen.

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Recognized by sight: growing under Beech
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com Adabons Field Guide to North American Fungi page 570 David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed page 522
Based on chemical features: cap surface brown in KOH stem oragne. Yellow stains hands

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Created: 2009-07-28 03:41:49 CEST (+0200)
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