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Boletus calopus Persoon
Sichuan: Xiangcheng Xian. Yibailingba Gou. Off road from Xiangcheng to Daocheng, ca. 20 km from Xiangcheng. Gorge with steep slopes, running perpendicular to road and tributary of Suoqu He. Vegetation of large Pinus, Abies and Picea and mixed smaller, broadleaved deciduous trees of Acer, Prunus spp., Rhamnus, Sageretia, Syringa, Betula, etc. throughout and large trees of Populus along stream. 29°4'33"N, 99°55'8"E; 3150-3240 m.
On soil under trees dominated by Quercus and Picea. Pileus reddish brown, convex, surface dry. Hymenophore golden yellow, but becoming greenish blue slowly when bruised, 1 pore per mm. Context of pileus yellowish to yellow. Stipe cylindrical, concolorous with pileus, with reddish brown, shallow reticulation, 6.5 x 1.2-1.4 cm.
Zai-Wei GE
75 10 July 2004

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