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Weeping Bolette

Observed: 30th October 2013 By: MoschatelMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Weeping Bolette
Weeping Bolette
Weeping Bolette
Description:

Dozen specimens growing on grassy slope beneath conifer. Some specimens 'bolette' shape and others large, flat with a wavy edge and rotting. All had slimy caps. Younger specimens cap rusty-tawney colour, 7cm across. Pores fine, egg yellow turning brown with age. Underside of one specimen exuding milky, watery droplets. Stipe 7cm long, 3cm wide, yellow, reddish brown towards base. No discolouration on cutting. Spore print umber.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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