Boletus subtomentosus identification

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Boletus subtomentosus L. ex Fr. Samtiger R?hrling Molyhos tin?ru. Cap 4?10cm, very velvety, fulvous to pale sepia, darkening where rubbed or bruised. Stem up to 80 x 10?15(20)mm, pale at apex and yellow towards middle sometimes with a wide, coarse, irregular network of dark brick-coloured veins, paler again towards the base. Flesh white in cap with a date-brown line beneath the cuticle, rust above tubes and flushed lemon-yellow in base of stem, hardly blueing or not at all on cutting. Taste and smell not distinctive. Tubes lemon-chrome blueing on exposure to air. Pores large, angular, similarly coloured, bruising blue on handling then fading. Spore print olivaceous snuff-brown. Spores subfusiform-ellipsoid, 9?11.5 x 3.5?4.5?. Habitat in broad-leaved and mixed woods, particularly with birch. Season autumn. Rare. Edibility unknown. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Boletus subtomentosus mushroom

Inedible
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
Olivaceous
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Green
Brown
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
Europe
North America
Flesh:
Flesh discolours when cut
bruised or damaged
Molyhos tin?ru, Samtiger R?hrling
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Boletales
Family:
Boletaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-02 01:11:30

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