Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 224810
Taxon: Leccinum snellii A.H. Sm., Thiers & Watling
Family: Boletaceae
Collector: Phil Yeager   MUOB 224810   
Date: 2015-07-05
Verbatim Date: 2015-7-5
Locality: United States, Pennsylvania, Moon Lake Park
41.2531  -76.047
Description: Original observation #224810 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Caps brownish tan with white flesh slightly bruising pinkish brown and with a decurved margin. Pilipellis doesn't peel; tubes yellowish white, 7-9 mm long. Pores white becoming yellowish white and bruising tan to light brown, and sunken at the stipe near the apex. Stipe white, 6.5-7.5 cm long x8-9 mm at the apex enlarging slightly downwards to a pointed base with white mycelium. Stipe flesh white, stains pinkish tan above and in worm holes, and light blue green in lower 1/3 portion. Odor pleasant, taste mild. Found near Black Birch saplings. No chemical reactions occurred. Possibly well desiccated.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: afaad300-81fd-49cd-a6c6-ca0bf0e9b7fa
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