Lilac Bolete Boletus separans Peck  Synonyms: Xanthoconium separans.

Status:

Found scattered or in groups on ground in predominantly oak forests.

Description:

Cap: Variable in purplish, red-brown range; wrinkled; convex; flesh white. Pores: White to yellowish in age. Stalk: Apex and base lighter; middle with rose tinge; reticulated; flesh white. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 3 records in the project database.

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Lilac Bolete (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/30/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Lilac Bolete (wrinkled caps) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/30/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Lilac Bolete (pores and upper stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/30/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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