Boletus fraternus

AKA Hortiboletus rubellus

SKU: Boletus fraternus Category:



Common Name: AKA Hortiboletus rubellus

 Cap cracks extensively when mature. Another small bolete (2” max). Hard to distinguish from campestris (Field Bolete). The main distinction is that fraternus’ cap cracks even more. 



North American Boletes 113
Mushrooms of Northeastern North America 365(339)

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