Boletus luridus

Boletus luridus

Observation - Boletus luridus - UK and Ireland. Description: Pockmarked brown cap, no ornamentation Cap flesh creamy to yellow Tubes can be separated from cap flesh, bordered by a quick fading red line ( see photos). All parts show blue discolouration when bruised or cut Distinctive 'web' on stem in a reddish t

Pockmarked brown cap, no ornamentation
Cap flesh creamy to yellow
Tubes can be separated from cap flesh, bordered by a quick fading red line ( see photos).
All parts show blue discolouration when bruised or cut
Distinctive 'web' on stem in a reddish to brown colour
Spores a greenish brown to ochre depending on level of dessication ( lighter when wet with water or glycerine).