Observation 26487: Leccinum Gray

When: 2006-07-16

Collection location: Chester, New Jersey, USA [Click for map]

Who: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)

No specimen available

A single specimen growing in association with hardwoods. Looks more like a Leccinum rather than Boletus. Note the peculiar stipal ornamentation (not a true reticulation though) and the extremely pitted pilepellis.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:21 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA’ to ‘Chester, New Jersey, USA’


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59% (2)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: Dark-capped examples are not uncommon.
Used references: Here’s one with pseudo-reticulation that I IDed as albellum. obs 138851

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