When: 2008-08-12

Collection location: Barnhart, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

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Kuo writes that
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-10-11 00:10:22 CST (+0800)

the young whitish pore surface for T. sordidus separates this species from some similar boletes. Here’s one of my collections from this past summer.


Not much that I remember
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-10-10 23:47:09 CST (+0800)

I think these did not stain, at least the cap flesh. All three of these observations tasted mild. I just found the email concerning them I received from Jay a few years ago, and put down his thoughts about ID.

Another one I found a bit ago had the blue:


Did you observe
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-10-10 23:19:08 CST (+0800)

the combination of blue and red bruising on the cut context? T. sordidus (or at least what I have IDed as such) routinely grows in my front yard. I made 3 or 4 collections this year. The bruising reactions seemed variable.