Observation 76669: Boletus coniferarum E.A. Dick & Snell

When: 2011-09-19

Collection location: Girdwood, Alaska, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: found in mixed conifer/birch forest
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By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-10-30 12:49:49 AEDT (+1100)

at first I couldn’t reconcile this with my concept of the species (and I still kind of have a hard time matching it to what Ron just posted), but Bessette’s book mentions reticulum at the apex of the stipe and sometimes overall, so this may represent one of the more extreme forms. Cool mushroom!

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