Name in North American Boletes: Gastroboletus subalpinus
- Genus 2: Gastroboletus
Tells: Short, fat, cap-colored stem, often netted on top. Cap flesh may stain pink- to gray-lavender. Oft-pitted, white-buff to pale brown cap.
Other Information: Irregular & uneven, gray-yellow to olive-brown pores DNS & are nearly enclosed by a whitish membrane. A high elevation mushroom that likes conifers.
Science Notes: DNA testing has shown that this seemingly odd species is actually a true Boletus that’s closely related to edulis.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): No data.
- KOH: No data.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): No data.