Observation 47730: Boletus

When: 2010-06-27

Collection location: Rollins Park, Rockville, Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Waisberg (waisberg)

No specimen available

Habitat – growing on grass, gregarious, under oak

Pileus diameter – 78 × 86 mm
Pileus height – 27 mm
Stipe length – 44 mm
Stipe diameter at apex – 12 × 10 mm
Stipe diameter at middle – 12 × 10 mm
Stipe diameter at base – 13 × 9.5 mm
Tube height – maximum 13 mm

Pileus – cinnamon brown, smooth, dry, glabrose, flat, round, margin is entire, margin color is white, flesh is white, smell is agreeable but non-distinctive, taste is non-distinctive, perhaps a bit acid, flesh bruises blue slowly
Hymenium – with pores, varying from light yellow to brown, pores are visible with naked eye, bruise black fast
Stipe – slightly compressed, equal, solid, bruises blue when cut (forming longitudinal red/purple lines), on the outside cuticle has red colored region near the apex and dark brown stains near the base

Spore print – olive brown

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:20 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Rockville, Maryland (Rollins Park)’ to ‘Rollins Park, Rockville, Maryland, USA



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