Observation 35047: Boletus L.
When: 2002-02-12
Who: AnPena
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: How about some more pictures, the underneath, etc

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-03-24 15:33:24 CDT (-0400)

I see some boletes that crack like that… Emerging from the ground they look deceptively like certain hypogeous fungi. Not sure I would call it anything more than Fungi sp. without a photo of the hymenium.

Doesn’t look gastroid
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2010-03-24 09:40:09 CDT (-0400)

As far as I know Scleroderma species are always gastroid (puffball-like). This picture looks like it has a regular hymenium and stipe rather than a gleba, but I’d have to see a picture of the underside to be sure.

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