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Lurid Bolete?

Observed: 1st October 2011 By: philjunebridephiljunebride’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensphiljunebride’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensphiljunebride’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Growing at the edge of a bank, on pine litter

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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I agree that it's likely to

I agree that it's likely to be Boletus luridiformis (Collins calls this one Scarletina Bolete and gives the name Lurid Bolete to Beletus luridus whichs is similar with a distinctive net on the stipe.)

Mushroom Lady