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Bolete fungus

Observed: 25th August 2011 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
25.08.2011 Bolete fungus (1)
25.08.2011 Bolete fungus (1) 1

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Bolete (Boletus) interacts


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Kevbert There is more than

There is more than enough red in the cap to justify B chrysenteron and there are no oak leaves in the picture (B chrysenteron does not grow with oak). Unfortunately B engelii and B cisalpinus are also possibilities. I think there is too much colour generally for it to be B porosporus.
A picture of the fruitbody cut in half would help.