Observation 90972: Boletus zelleri Murrill

When: 2012-03-26

Collection location: Tomales Bay State Park, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dimitry (dgililov)

No specimen available


Xerocomus chrysenteron, found in Tomales bay state park.

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-52% (1)
Recognized by sight
-40% (2)
Recognized by sight: Dark Brown Velvety cap, red stipe, yellow carpophore
90% (2)
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Recognized by sight

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Both species are fairly common
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2012-03-30 10:31:19 CST (-0500)

in northern California.
These do look a little more like Boletus zelleri.

By: baforager
2012-03-30 02:22:17 CST (-0500)

Could this be a Boletus Zerelli? I’m pretty sure B. Chrysenteron is not common on the West Coast.

Created: 2012-03-26 15:21:57 CST (-0500)
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