Observation 49663: Boletus subvelutipes Peck

When: 2010-08-05

Collection location: Mount Desert Island, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: damon brunette (damonbrunette)

No specimen available

Boletus subvelutipes shown here (hand-painted!!) has various reactions to chemicals that are so-so on consistency.
KOH- on cap is bright red, light orange on flesh, darker orange on pores
Ammonia- is orange on cap, almost negative on flesh, light orange on pores
FESO4- is olive black on cap, yellow on flesh, and dingy gray on pores.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:53 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Dessert Island Maine’ to ‘Dessert Island, Maine, USA

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i love it
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-03-14 16:01:32 PDT (-0700)

it is said that haters, well, they gonna hate.

By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2010-08-06 03:45:41 PDT (-0700)

I was going to make some wise-ass comment about it but didn’t… I don’t like misidentified mushrooms :P

c’mon noah!
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-08-05 19:48:55 PDT (-0700)

Dont i even get props for having a sense of humor about this one?

Created: 2010-08-05 06:57:21 PDT (-0700)
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