_MG_1165_red colouration on bolete

_MG_1165_red colouration on bolete

Observation - _MG_1165_red colouration on bolete - UK and Ireland. Description: Following up on last year's observation http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/79848 which could not be identified even by experts at Kew. The fungus (or whatever organism it was on the fungus) was there again this year but unfortunately I was a bit late and it h

Following up on last year's observation http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/79848
which could not be identified even by experts at Kew. The fungus (or whatever organism it was on the fungus) was there again this year but unfortunately I was a bit late and it had gone horrible and mushy. Also rather unfortunate that the country park had decided to put a horse trail (also used by walkers) right through the middle of the clump since last year. Given the delicate sandy soil it could easily be a case of becoming extinct before its identified.