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Violet Gray Bolete

Tylopilus plumbeoviolaceus

Description:

Cap, tan-brown, convex, ca. 3 inches diameter, dry. Flesh not bruising when sliced. Pore surface. White/translucent, 2-3 pores/mm; bruising cinnamon brown. Stipe. Ca. 1 inch diameter, purplish, smooth, enlarging towards the base. Spore print. Pinkish-brown. Spores. Smooth, ca. 6-9µ x 2-3µ.

Habitat:

Solitary bolete, growing beside trail in predominantly hardwood (some pines) woods.

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9 Comments

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

You're welcome PucaK. As unassuming as it may seem we love to highlight spottings that are well documented :-) Thanks again for your efforts!

PucaK
PucaK 4 years ago

Thanks for honoring this unassuming bolete with a SOTD Award.

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Congratulations PucaK..

triggsturner
triggsturner 4 years ago

Congratulations on your SOTD PucaK. Great series and we'll documented.

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 4 years ago

Very comprehensive series.

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Congrats, this interesting mushroom has been selected as Spotting of the Day!

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DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Watch this space ;-)

PucaK
PucaK 4 years ago

Thanks Daniele!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Nicely documented PucaK! Thanks for your efforts!

PucaK
Spotted by
PucaK

Georgia, USA

Spotted on Aug 18, 2016
Submitted on Sep 3, 2016

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