Boletus luridellus

Yellow to brown stem w/yellow to brown netting. Yellow pores age toward yellow-green or -olive & stain blue. Yellow flesh stains blue. Likes oak & pine.

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Description

Genus: Boletus

Species: luridellus

  • Species 2: subsensibilis

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Tells: Yellow to brown stem w/yellow to brown netting. Yellow pores age toward yellow-green or -olive & stain blue. Yellow flesh stains blue. Likes oak & pine.

Other Information: A southern species. Variable cap and stem color. Red color in the base of the stem. Cap usually has a thin edge of sterile material.

Edibility: Good.

CHEMICAL TESTS:

  • NH4OH (Ammonia): No data.
  • KOH: No data.
  • FeSO4 (Iron Salts): No data.

Links:

National Audubon Society Field guide to Mushrooms, Gary Lincoff  0 Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians  0 North American Boletes 125 114

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