Observation 7501: Boletus rubripes Thiers
When: 2008-05-10
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight
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Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Stem not reticulate, collected in the spring

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no reticulum…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-09-17 10:01:39 PDT (-0700)

tapered stipe (not bulbous based to equal) with red coloration…this is NOT coniferarum.

If indeed there was no sign of a reticulum (and I can’t see one at the highest magnification), this sp. fits rubripes best, down to that tapered stipe.

I wonder if the reticulum
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-10-29 18:43:25 PDT (-0700)

was just inconspicuous – with the red on the stipe and odd stature, as well as the very areolate cap, it really looks like B. calopus.

I think of B. coniferarum as being more coastal, but I really don’t have a good reference for it.

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