When: 2008-07-05

Collection location: Broad Meadow Brook, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Brian Seitzman

Specimen available

Notes:
Under mixed hardwood. Fruiting in great numbers. Staining and spore morphology conform more closely to L. insigne than other red-capped leccinum. Scabers on this specimen were light brown.

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Proposed Names

79% (1)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: Spores are subfusiform, 10-11 × 4 microns.
Based on chemical features: Stained very briefly pink, then lavender and finally black. Context of pileus light blue in 10% iron sulfate.

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