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Black Velvet Bolete

Tylopilus alboater, Basidiomycetes


Cap 1 1/4 -6" wide;dark brown to black, with hoary bloom at first. Flesh grayish-white, becoming pinkish. Pores white, becoming pinkish. July -September. Velvet cap.


Under deciduous trees, especially oak.


Pretty in Pink.

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CorduneanuVlad 10 years ago

Some sort of Boletus sp. I can't really say which one.

Nick_Ilievski 10 years ago

definetly Basidiomycetes , Mushroom...

New Hampshire, USA

Spotted on Jul 3, 2012
Submitted on Jan 17, 2013

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