Observation 48945: Boletus fraternus group

When: 2010-07-22

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

Who: Hamilton (ham)

Specimen available

Notes:
Growing in my lawn through moss in vicinity of cherry, maple, and sycamore. Pores rapidly bruise dark greenish-blue. Flesh white, bruising fairly dark blue. Mature caps 1 centimeter thick, up to 5 centimeters wide. Stems up to 3 centimeters long by 4 millimeters thick. Odor funky. Taste not examined.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:46 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Westmoreland County, PA’ to ‘Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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Boletus campestris/fraternus group
By: Bill (boletebill)
2010-07-22 17:42:10 PDT (-0700)

take your pick, the cracked cap I associate with fraternus but that’s not to say that campestris if it is distinct can’t have a cracked cap as well.

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