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Xanthoconium separans

Common Name: None

Synonyms: Boletus separans

Substrate: Ground

Location: Hardwood forests

Spore Color: Brownish

Pore Surface: White, becoming yellowish

Comments: 

Several quick things to look for. Yellow pore surface. Red flushing on the stem. Sometimes prominent reticulation. 

To be sure of your ID, put a drop of ammonia on the stem. It should turn a deep blue-green.

Lookalikes:  

Pictures:

Xanthoconium separans

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