Observation 25967: Boletus L.
When: 2009-09-27
No herbarium specimen


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:50 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Grassy strip adjacent to mixed Woodland, Motel Row, Belmont, NC’ to ‘Grassy strip adjacent to mixed woodland, Motel Row, Belmont, North Carolina, USA

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Recognized by sight: smooth cap, very subtle reticulations, blues strongly and instantly.
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If the stalks are reticulate,
By: Dave in NE PA
2009-09-29 19:32:28 AST (-0400)

which I find difficult to determine in the pics, then I think Boletus speciosus. I’ve IDed a few of these types and the reticulations were fine but prominent in closeup. BRB lists NC as the southern extent of the NA range for speciosus.

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