Observation 24203: Boletus fechtneri Velenovsky

When: 2009-08-09

Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Id’ed by other at the SMG meeting. Not entirely sure what are the features that set apart this species, but there seemed to be a consensus that this is the id.

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Correct name is Boletus fechtneri and compare my finding
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-08-12 15:08:24 CDT (-0500)

as http://mushroomobserver.org/image/show_image/37211?search_seq=646909 … This is a rather rare summer species and a good edible. It differs from B. pseudoregius in more pallid cap colors going into silvery gray with rosy tints sometimes on the brink present but can be easily mistaked with these species when old or not very characteristic. Both share the same habitat too and can often be found intermixed!

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