Observation 28483: Boletus smithii Thiers

When: 2009-11-14

Collection location: Fort Bragg, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available

no herbarium specimen; seemed cruel to disturb this fellow any further.

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surprise! it’s a Pacific Giant Salamander!(juvenile form)
two more specimens collected later. note pinking of pores.

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Recognized by sight: I pulled away the duff to take this shot, not noticing the well-camoflaged predator hunting below its towering cap. can you see him?

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By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-11-20 09:12:16 WIB (+0700)

that is Neat!!!….we have yellow and black ones here…..

By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-11-20 09:03:11 WIB (+0700)

2nd photo, nice salamander

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