When: 2018-10-20

Collection location: St. Anthony’s Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: weed lady (Sylvia )

No specimen available

Solitary specimen in soil near landscaping pines and spruce. Cap 8 cm. (viscid), stipe 3 cm. Has glandular dots at apex of stipe. Flesh yellow. Obtained light brown color spore print. Tubes 5 mm. flesh about 1.5 cm. Red streaks on yellow cap. This area usually produces MANY Suilllus sp. as late as November. Maybe this is the “scout” for the rest to come. Hope so.


in situ – in bright sun. Pretty much the actual color.
This photo taken later in the day. Specimen was not this red, but more like in situ photo.

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Used references: “North American Boletes”, Bessette, Roody & Bessette

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