Retiboletus griseus

Gray Bolete

SKU: Retiboletus griseus Category:

Description

Common Name: Gray Bolete

 Also known as: Xercomus , Retiboletus  Stem has yellow-brown netting that darkens with contact. Stem bruises yellow. There is a Japanese version (var. fuscus) discovered in the U.S. only on Cape Cod. Var. fuscus has a white/yellow cap flesh that slowly stains red. Likes pine or pine/oak mix. 

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Observations:

National Audubon Society Field guide to Mushrooms, Gary Lincoff 570 Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians 302 North American Boletes 116

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Additional information

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