Observation 95680: Boletus rubellus Krombh.

When: 2012-05-28

Collection location: Kahite Trail, Vonore, Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

35.5618° -84.2371° 259m

Who: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)

Specimen available

Very small red and yellow colored bolete, caps of most specimens measuring less than 2 cm.

On soil under hardwoods.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
73% (2)
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Recognized by sight: Stipe context not yellow throughout, orange coloration near base in cross section.

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By: vjp
2012-05-28 12:53:38 CDT (-0400)

3 species. B. campestris, B. fraternus, B. rubellus – iron salts and a cross section would narrow things down.

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