Observation 45208: Phylloporus scabripes B. Ortiz & M.A. Neves

Describing authors (Ortiz & Neves) used the specimens as vouchers in the protologue.

Occurs under Pinus caribaea, &Quercus.

Specimens in BRH, NY, CFMR (REH8531, 8558)

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:27 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Belize, Cayo District, Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve, Privassion Camp, Privassion Creek’ to ‘Privassion Creek, Privassion Camp, Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve, Cayo District, Belize’

Species Lists


REH 8531, natural light.
REH 8558, full spectrum artificial light. Collected from Belize Zoo area near Democracia, on Foster’s property.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Conspicuously scabrous stipe, yellow basal mycelium are key macro features.
Used references: B. Ortiz-Santana, D.J. Lodge, T.J. Baroni and E.E. Both. Boletes from Belize and the Dominican Republic. Fungal Diversity 27: 359. 2007.
Based on microscopic features: Clamp connections absent.
Based on chemical features: NH4 (ammonia) vapors are blue green on pileus and stipe.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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