Observation 52754: Boletus subalpinus (Trappe & Thiers) M. Nuhn, Manfr. Binder, A.F.S. Taylor, Halling, & Hibbett
When: 2010-09-11
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found by participants at the FFSC Annual Echo Summitt Foray.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: a secotioid Boletus edulis! tastes JUST like it…kinda looks like it too (with a little imagination…);)
white stipe, tannish-brown pilipelis.
Used references: Desjardin, Arora and Trappe.
Based on chemical features: taste edulis-like…sweet and nutty.

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You are a brave taster.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-09-15 08:42:15 PDT (-0700)

Given the bluing reaction of many Gastroboletus, I don’t think I could force myself.

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