No Common Name Hemileccinum hortonii (A.H. Sm. & Thiers) M. Kuo & B. Ortiz    Synonyms: Boletus hortonii, Boletus subglabripes var. corrugis, Leccinum hortonii, Xerocomus hortonii, Xerocomus hortonii.
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Boletales   >   Family Boletaceae   >   Genus Hemileccinum   

Status:

Found scattered in mixed woods.

Description:

Cap: Variety of brownish tones; dimpled / pitted; white flesh may blue weakly (or not). Pores: Shades of yellow, may blue weakly. Stalk: Stout, may have enlarged base. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 10 records in the project database.

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A Hemileccinum hortonii in Howard Co., Maryland (9/14/2014). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Hemileccinum hortonii (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/15/2015). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Hemileccinum hortonii in Howard Co., Maryland (7/22/2010). Wrinkled cap and yellow fertile surface are typical. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Hemileccinum hortonii in Howard Co., Maryland (6/20/2015). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Hemileccinum hortonii specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (7/22/2010). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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