Was a rather common find in the Pine Barrens in August. Appears somewhat similar to B. longicurvipes, but the exposed context staining pink (see the last photo) rules it out. Erratic blue blotches on the lower portion of the stipe are characteristic, too.


Reaction with KOH
Photograhed less than 30 sec after dissection
Photographed 7 min after dissection

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