Observation 15177: Tylopilus formosus G. Stev.

When: 2008-04-08

Collection location: Auckland, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Michael W (Michael Wallace)

No specimen available

Found in native New Zealand bush, fruiting at the base of a tree fern in late autumn!


Copyright © 2008 Michael
Copyright © 2008 Michael
Copyright © 2008 Michael
Here is an image of a younger specimen, I’m sure I have more pictures of this species, I’ll add them when I find them!

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Your welcome.
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2008-12-11 17:04:24 PST (-0800)

I particularly like the form of the mature specimens!

thank you. what a striking bolete!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-12-11 07:22:43 PST (-0800)
what do these look like when they are young?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-12-10 19:56:48 PST (-0800)

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