- Genus 2: Boletus
- Species 2: carminiporus
Tells: Well-netted, dark red stem stains brownish. Yellowish white cap flesh & yellower stem flesh DNS. Yellow baby pores soon turn red & bruise bluish green, resolving to dull olive.
Other Information: Dull red cap ages to pink- or orange-red on its way to reddish- or dull-orange. Pores also fade to orange-red with age. Stem may get lighter going down. A southern species that has been recently found in the Northeast.
Edibility: Edibility unknown.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): Cap surface turns yellowish olive. Cap flesh turns bluish gay.
- KOH: Cap surface turns golden yellow to pale amber. Cap flesh turns orange-buff.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): Cap surface turns olive-gray. Cap flesh turns bluish gray.