Observation 4429: Rubroboletus dupainii (Boud.) Kuan Zhao et Zhu L. Yang
When: 2007-10-07
Collection location: Jalisco, Mexico [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Cactu said this one was edible and sold in markets, but we didn’t try it.

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Recognized by sight: Stipe not reticulate, bright red viscid cap, staining blue, stipe with reddish hues and yellow at the apex, under Quercus

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Boletus…
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2007-10-20 05:53:57 WAST (+0200)

I guessed Boletus rubroflammeus, but I don’t see any dark red reticulation at the top of the stalk so I guess thats not it. Maybe its a tropical species, doesn’t seem to key out well anywhere.

Non-reticulate stipe?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2007-10-19 00:13:42 WAST (+0200)

It looks like this specimen doesn’t have a reticulate stipe and I thought one of the key features of B. frostii was a heavily reticulate stipe. See http://www.mushroomexpert.com/boletus_frostii.html.

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