Suillus variegatus identification

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Suillus variegatus (Fr.) O. Kuntze syn. Boletus variegatus Fr. Sandr-hrling, Semmelpilz, Tarka feny-tin-ru (-tin-ru), Bolet mouchet-, C-pe tachet- ou verget-, Velvet Bolete. Cap 6-13cm, rusty tawny or ochraceous to olivaceous, speckled with darker, small, flattened scales, initially slightly downy becoming slightly greasy with age, tacky in wet weather. Stem 50-90 x 15-20mm, ochre, more yellow towards apex, flushed rust-colour below. Flesh pale lemon in cap, more deeply coloured in stem base, sometimes tinged with blue throughout or above the tubes. Taste slight, smell strongly fungusy. Tubes dark buff. Pores subangular and compound, ochre with olivaceous tint at first becoming more cinnamon. Spore print snuff-brown. Spores subfusoid-elongate to ellipsoid, 9-11 x 3-4um. Habitat with conifers. Season late summer. Occasional. Edible. Found In Europe and north America.

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More info about Suillus variegatus mushroom

Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
Light to dark brown
Cap type:
Distinctly scaly
Fungus colour:
Normal size:
North America
Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
Bolet mouchet�, C�pe tachet� ou verget�, Sandr�hrling, Semmelpilz, Tarka feny�tin�ru, Velvet Bolete
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