Leccinum variicolor identification

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Leccinum variicolor Watling syn. L. oxydabile (Sing.) Sing. p.p. Verschiedenfarbiger Rauhfuss Tarkah?s? ?rdestin?ru (-tin?ru) Mottled Bolete. Cap 5?10cm, stippled mouse-grey to dark brown, initially felty and dry, later smooth and slightly viscid. Stem 125?180 x 20?25mm, white, with mouse-grey scales but bruising greenish yellow on handling. Flesh pink in the cap, intensely blue-green in stem base. Taste and smell pleasant. Tubes white or pale cream. Pores small, similarly coloured, bruising pink or vinaceous. Spore print snuff-brown with cinnamon flush. Spores subfusiform, 14?20 x 5?6um. Habitat with birch. Season summer to autumn. Occasional. Edible. Found In Europe.

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More info about Leccinum variicolor mushroom

Stem type:
Stem much longer than cap diameter
Edible
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
Light to dark brown
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Brown
Grey to beige
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Flesh:
Flesh discolours when cut
bruised or damaged
Mottled Bolete, Tarkah?s? ?rdestin?ru, Verschiedenfarbiger Rauhfuss
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Boletales
Family:
Boletaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:33:48

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