Observation 24880: Bothia castanella (Peck) Halling, Baroni, Binder
When: 2009-09-01
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Under oaks. Can be found in good years in late August/early September on the grounds of the NYBG.
Will voucher this collection in NY. My accession number not yet assigned.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:57:17 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, Bronx Co., New York, USA’ to ‘The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, New York, USA

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Recognized by sight: Dark chestnut brown, dry cap. Adnate to barely subdecurrent, boletinoid hymenophore.
Used references: See the Mycologia article by Halling et al.

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Fruits sporatically
By: Bill (boletebill)
2009-09-01 17:02:45 MDT (-0600)

This unique bolete is often absent from CT oak woods but this year has been common. I’ve found four collections in the past three weeks here.

Bill Yule

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