Observation 74035: Butyriboletus abieticola (Thiers) D. Arora & J.L. Frank

When: 2011-08-14

Seen at: Berkeley, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

described as having been collected somewhere in California.

Proposed Names

30% (2)
Recognized by sight: small (2 inch) bolete buttons, red or reddening in the base, pale yellow context, yellowing a bit in the cap context and on upper stipe, cap pale brown/tan with hints of similar colors to stipe, delicate white netting at stipe apex, whitish pores stuffed at first (and maybe forevermore), taste pleasant and nutty two days ago.
16% (3)
Recognized by sight: Stipe colored like a butter bolete, context not bright yellow

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By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-08-27 12:52:37 AEST (+1000)

The observation data rightly says ‘Seen at’ (not Collection Location), but it still shows up in the Occurrence Map, which gave me a surprise until I read the notes here.

Is this supposed to happen? I thought collections that had the ‘Is Collection Location’ box unchecked didn’t show up on the OMs.

corkscrew hyphae in the pilipelis…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-08-17 14:46:41 AEST (+1000)

confirms this to be Boletus abieticola.

Created: 2011-08-16 13:09:01 AEST (+1000)
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