Name in North American Boletes: Boletus citriniporus
- Genus 2: Boletus
Tells: Brown to black cap cracks in age. Brilliant yellow pores DNS. White to pale yellow stem gets orange-yellow by the pores. White cap flesh DNS.
Other Information: Likes oak. A west coast mushroom.
Science Notes: DNA testing moved this mushroom into the newly erected genus “Aureoboletus.”
- NH4OH (Ammonia): Cap skin turns dark red or red-brown.
- KOH: No data.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): No data.
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I’d say the edibility is good. A bit lemony.