- Species 2: umbonatus
Common Name: “Slim Jack”
- Common Name 2: “Umbonate Slippery Jack”
Tells: Viscid, dark or pale buff, yellow, to olive-tan cap often has a big bump in the center. Dark brown ring on whitish stem that ages to pale yellow.
Other Information: Dull yellow pores bruise pinkish cinnamon. Pale yellow cap flesh stains dingy cinnamon. Stem has pale yellow dots ages (or bruises) to pale yellow w/pink-brown dots. Likes pines.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): Cap skin turns wine-red. Cap flesh (but not stem flesh) turns reddish rust before shifting to gray.
- KOH: Cap skin turns reddish brown.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): No data.