No Common Name Bothia castanella (Peck) Halling, T.J. Baroni & Manfr. Binder  Synonyms: Boletinellus castanellus, Boletinus castanellus, Suillus castanellus.


Found solitary or in small groups on ground under oaks.


Cap: Reddish to brown; Convex becoming flat; dry; tomentose when young, smooth in age; flesh white, unchanging. Pores: Pinkish to buff; stain yellow-brown; angular to elongated, slightly decurrent. Stalk: Similar to cap color or paler; partially reticulated. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

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Bothia castanella (cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/16/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Bothia castanella (pores and stalks) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/16/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

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