Genus: Tylopilus indecisus
Tells: Pale brown pores age to cinnamon & stain brown. White cap flesh DNS (mostly), w/no bitter taste. White/buff, netted stem stains brown.
Other Information: A typical brown & white Tylopilus, lighter than both badiceps and ferrugineus but just as edible. Flesh may slowly stain pink or brown, but not reliably.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): Cap skin turns dark blackish brown. Cap flesh has no reaction.
- KOH: Cap skin instantly turns dark rusty brown. Cap flesh has no reaction.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): Cap skin turns dark gray. Cap flesh has no reaction.