Observation 281270: Boletus edulis group

When: 2017-07-08

Collection location: Catskill Mountains, New York, USA [Click for map]


Who: vtaret

No specimen available

Found in a mixed forest. Mostly ash, aspen, maple, but also some coniferous trees. Cap light brown on top with white scarlike streaks, yellowish-greenish spongelike underneath. Stem has some scale-like feature. Slugs on cap. Size 15 cm across by 10 cm tall. Grew by itself. Scent – pleasant, taste – not bitter.
Also, two other similar-looking mushrooms picked next to it are attached.
Elevation 600 m.


1 and 2 are same mushroom
1 and 2 are same mushroom
different mushroom
different mushroom

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Created: 2017-07-08 13:04:26 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2017-07-08 14:43:26 CDT (-0400)
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