Observation 88529: Aureoboletus roxanae (Frost) Klofac
When: 2011-08-28
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Yellow stipe with swollen base, reticulation normally more prominent, orange-brown or yellow cap, gills non-staining.


There seems to be a ring of very large pores near the margin.

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Added another specimen
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-03-07 18:10:03 PST (-0800)

from same site – younger with redder cap.

No, it’s in Mycobank.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-03-07 09:39:25 PST (-0800)

Mycobank is the best reference right at the moment.

By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-03-07 04:13:27 PST (-0800)

It is in Wikipedia, but not Index Fungorum or Mycotaxon.

This is an Aureoboletus,
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-03-06 04:35:15 PST (-0800)

has been transferred in 2010.
Aureoboletus roxanae (Frost) Klofac.

Thanks Dan
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-03-06 04:26:24 PST (-0800)

B. roxanae checks out fine in the Bolete book!

Not Retiboletus ornatipes
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2012-03-03 18:06:02 PST (-0800)

Hey Martin,

The cap is too orange and the stem is too smooth for Retiboletus ornatipes. This mushroom reminds me of something I found a few years ago at Babcock state park WV.

observation 47683

Created: 2012-03-03 17:50:29 PST (-0800)
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