Observation 249542: Boletus atkinsonii Peck

Pileup: 11 cm wide, broadly convex, margin cracked, dry, smooth.

Context: white, unchanging.

Pores: yellow, depressed at stipe, 2-3 per mm, tubes 17 mm deep.

Stipe: 8.5 cm long, 2.5 cm thick, slightly bulbous at base, dry, solid, dirty white with fine brownish reticulation near base.

Spore Print: yellow.

Habitat: under oak in deciduous/conifer woods.


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Ammonia reaction

Proposed Names

83% (1)
Used references: North American Boletes, Mushroomexpert.com, WPM Bolete Filter
Based on chemical features: Ammonia: purple/magenta

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