Spotted Bolete Xanthoconium affine (Peck) Singer    Synonyms: Boletus affinis, Xanthoconium affine reticulatum, Xanthoconium affinis.
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Boletales   >   Family Boletaceae   >   Genus Xanthoconium   

Status:

Found scattered or in small groups on ground in mixed forests.

Description:

Cap: Orange / yellow / brown ground color with paler spots; convex; flesh white. Pores: White to yellow; stain yellow / olive. Stalk: White with yellow tinge; bruises tan / pinkish; may have enlarged base. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 22 records in the project database.

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Spotted Bolete (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spotted Bolete (cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spotted Bolete (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/13/2011). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Spotted Bolete (pores and stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/13/2011). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Spotted Bolete in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2014). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spotted Bolete in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2014). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores of Spotted Bolete in Howard Co., Maryland (6/26/2014). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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