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Scarletina Bolete

Observed: 7th October 2013 By: PeachystevePeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Scarletina Bolete (Boletus erythropus.DSCN1295
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Description:

Dark brown velvety cap. Yellow stalk with red dots.
Tubes yellow. Red Pores. Bruising dark blue very quickly.
Growing in mixed deciduous woodland.

Identifications

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

flaxton's picture

Although many call it B

Although many call it B luridiformis.
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Peachysteve's picture

My books are quite old

Which might account for my often out of date or alternative names.
I will write that info in for next time, thanks.