Austroboletus niveus

A very attractive bolete, the colour of which can vary from white to a dark cream. The pores underneath are also white (see the third image). Note the raised pattern on the stem - a feature of the Austroboletes. Found under Nothofagus in many parts of NZ.

Austroboletus lacunosus

Note the patterned stem. The pores of this species are a very pale mauve colour. Found under Nothofagus.

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Austroboletusniveus1b
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Austroboletuslacunosis1a