Observation 206656: Leccinum Gray

When: 2015-06-14

Collection location: Nescopeck State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

Specimen available

On a path in mixed hardwood forest. No conifers. Mostly oak, maple, ironwood. Possibly some birch in the vicinity.

Photos not very good. Cap color is dark tan.

KOH: darkens on cap, some areas almost black.
Ammonia: bleaches cap (somewhat).

Turquoise stain on stipe base.

Cut context stains slowly grayish.

“Root” at stipe base… not sure if this is actually part of the mushroom.


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