Observation 87413: Boletus L.

When: 2011-09-03

Collection location: Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)

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Cap grey, velvety, becoming cracked. Stipe smooth, tan to brown, finely speckled, very faint texture approaching reticulation. Pore surface white to light grey staining blue with fingertip and dark reddish brown-black with cut. Pores 1mm or larger. Context stains red in band above pore layer. Other parts of context stain pale blue or non-staining. Stipe has pithy center. Base of stipe where broken stained red. Staining of cut surfaces was slow – about 5 minutes.

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