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_MG_3601 leccinum

Observed: 19th November 2011 By: miked
iSpot team
Fungi and Lichens expert
_MG_3601
Description:

Not sure what name to put down for this one after discovering that Leccinum quercinum is no longer a species. It was growing within 3m of an oak but right in a thicket of aspen (populus tremula). presumably L. aurantiacum

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

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The only other one with these

The only other one with these characteristics is L vulpinum which grows under Pinus and has a darker cap