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Observation 461433: Baorangia bicolor group

When: 2021-07-23

Collection location: Lackawanna Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Bloom (Logan wants to know)

No specimen available

No conifers within sight. Mixed woods mostly mid aged oak, elm and birch.


Red stains where insects entered. Thin tube layer.
Yellow under cap skin. Slow and slightly bruising where rubbed. Cap fading to a more brown after a few hours.
Was white mycelium attached at base. Bruising the slightest of blue initially then fades to a darker color.
Younger specimens very pronounced red color before cutting.

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Used references: Pa bolete filter online. Boletes of Eastern North America book.

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