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Home Fungi Caps on stems; pores below caps [boletes & stemmed polypores] Boletes - Fleshy texture, stems central (more-or-less)

Phlebopus marginatus

Giant Bolete at Namadgi National Park

Phlebopus marginatus at Namadgi National Park - 23 Feb 2021
Phlebopus marginatus at Namadgi National Park - 23 Feb 2021
Phlebopus marginatus at Namadgi National Park - 23 Feb 2021
Phlebopus marginatus at Namadgi National Park - 23 Feb 2021
Phlebopus marginatus at Namadgi National Park - 23 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Phlebopus marginatus 28 Feb 2021 CanberraFungiGroup
Phlebopus marginatus 24 Feb 2021 tpreston
Unidentified 23 Feb 2021 tpreston

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Author's notes

Growing in eucalypt forest

4 comments

   28 Feb 2021
Without knowing that the size is over 30cm, we can't confirm that it is Phlebopus marginatus, so have put this sighting into the general bolete category.
tpreston wrote:
   28 Feb 2021
It was about 30cm high.
   28 Feb 2021
Cap diameter?
tpreston wrote:
   28 Feb 2021
Cap diameter would have been approx 30-35cm.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 23 Feb 2021 11:44 AM Recorded on
  • tpreston Recorded by

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