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Bolete on dead tree

Observed: 23rd October 2012 By: GWJGWJ’s reputation in Fungi and LichensGWJ’s reputation in Fungi and LichensGWJ’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
P1210084
Description:

Large, brown capped bolete living on dead branch

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Boletus rebellus
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

miked's picture

Its not Boletus rebellus,

Its not Boletus rebellus, that looks quite different and is much smaller. This might be b. edulis but not very confident about it.

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Bigger than pictures of B

Bigger than pictures of B edulis I have seen and has longer stem

Gareth Jones

miked's picture

B. edulis can be massive

B. edulis can be massive 20cm+ across in some cases and very bulky.