Tells: Brittle white cap flesh DNS. Buff-, yellow- to reddish-brown cap. Buff or yellow pores darken w/age & DNS. Buff stem ages hollow.
Other Information: Likes sandy soil under oaks. Described as an equivalent to G. cyanescens and/or G. phaeocyanescens “but without the bluing reaction.” All other characteristics are drawn from combining those two descriptions.
Edibility: Gyroporus are generally considered good and safe but this is marked in the books as “unknown.”
- NH4OH (Ammonia): No data.
- KOH: No data.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): No data.
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