Boletus pruinatus identification

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Boletus pruinatus Fr. & H?k
Bereifter R?hrling Pomp?s nemezestin?ru (-tin?ru). Cap 4?10cm, dark red-brown or chestnut when young becoming lighter and more pink with age, with a hoary bloom which is destroyed by handling. Stem 90?100 x 20?30mm lemon-yellow or yellow-chrome at apex, irregularly covered with fine blood-red dots, base more red and arising from apricot-coloured mycelium. Flesh lemon-chrome throughout with darker brown base, slowly turning blue-green on cutting. Taste and smell not distinctive. Tubes lemon-yellow, becoming bluish with age. Pores small, similarly coloured. Spore print olivaceous snuff-brown. Spores subfusiform, 11.5?14 x 4.5?5.5?. Habitat mixed broad-leaved woods, especially when beech is present. Season summer and autumn. Rare. Edible but not worthwhile. Found In Europe.

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More info about Boletus pruinatus mushroom

Inedible
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
Olivaceous
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Yellow
Brown
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
Europe
Flesh:
Flesh discolours when cut
bruised or damaged
Bereifter R?hrling, Pomp?s nemezestin?ru
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Boletales
Family:
Boletaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:16:51

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