Observation 24880: Bothia castanella (Peck) Halling, Baroni, Binder

When: 2009-09-01

Collection location: The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: Roy Halling (royh)

Specimen available

Under oaks. Can be found in good years in late August/early September on the grounds of the NYBG.
Will voucher this collection in NY. My accession number not yet assigned.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:57:17 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, Bronx Co., New York, USA’ to ‘The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, New York, USA’

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94% (3)
Recognized by sight: Dark chestnut brown, dry cap. Adnate to barely subdecurrent, boletinoid hymenophore.
Used references: See the Mycologia article by Halling et al.

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Fruits sporatically
By: Bill (boletebill)
2009-09-01 18:02:45 CDT (-0500)

This unique bolete is often absent from CT oak woods but this year has been common. I’ve found four collections in the past three weeks here.

Bill Yule

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