Observation 132109: Austroboletus rarus (Corner) E. Horak

Small unusual Boletus foung insde a dead log growing on decayed wood(firm).


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-14% (2)
Recognized by sight
11% (2)
Used references: Suggested by Royh till dried specimen tested.
43% (2)
Used references: Suggested by Fechman (Fechman)
86% (1)
Used references: Comments from ROYH (dried specimen provided) colour was more reddish than Brown.

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This is awesome!!!
By: Randy Longnecker (Randy L.)
2013-07-21 13:29:37 CDT (-0400)
By: Roy Halling (royh)
2013-06-25 08:25:44 CDT (-0400)

is the genus I’d use. The lacunose-reticulate stipe can be found on all species of genus that I know in Australia. If the colors are more to the red, I’d look at A. rarus. If more to the brown, A. rostrupii. I saw these two species for the first time this past February in southern Queensland.

By: Fechman (Fechman)
2013-06-06 00:37:40 CDT (-0400)

Could actually be Austroboletus rostrupii

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