Fistuinella jamaicensis

Coarse netting on the yellow, oft-twisted stem. Pink, yellow or tan cap. Pale, nonbruising cap flesh becomes deep yellow in the stem base. Deep yellow mycelium.

Description

Name in North American Boletes: N/A

Genus: Fistuinella

Species: jamaicensis

Common Name: N/A

Tells: Coarse netting on the yellow, oft-twisted stem. Pink, yellow or tan cap. Pale, nonbruising cap flesh becomes deep yellow in the stem base. Deep yellow mycelium.

Other Information: Deep south. Likes oak.

Science Notes: A Caribbean species that has been found in several of the deep south states.

Edibility: Unknown

CHEMICAL TESTS:

  • NH4OH (Ammonia): 
  • KOH: 
  • FeSO4 (Iron Salts): 

Links:

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

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