Observation 71462: Boletus bicolor Peck

When: 2011-07-12

Collection location: 4 Brimstone Corner Rd., Antrim, New Hampshire, USA [Click for map]

Who: Carol B (cboodro)

Specimen available

Growing under hardwood trees at a Girl Scout Camp.
Specimen caps from 2 – 10 cm across.
Pores immediately bruised blue, flesh did not turn blue when cut.

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Proposed Names

73% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Roger Phillips’ Mushrooms and Other Fungi of North America, MycoWeb, MushroomExpert
Based on microscopic features: Spore Print

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Cut one in half
By: Carol B (cboodro)
2011-07-12 23:03:16 CDT (-0400)

Again, not the best color, but I added a photo of the flesh

Cut one in half
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-07-12 22:56:25 CDT (-0400)

on your next picture. This mushroom may not be as easy to identify as many think.

Photo colors
By: Carol B (cboodro)
2011-07-12 22:52:54 CDT (-0400)

Not a great picture. Cap is reddishy-purply-brick; stem is same, with undertones of yellow; pores and gills rich golden yellow. I’ll take another picture this weekend when I’m up in that area again.

Photo colors
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-07-12 22:18:13 CDT (-0400)

look a bit off especially on the stem.

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