Phaeolus schweinitzii (Fr.) Pat., (dyer's bracket, dyer's mazegill)

31 Oct 1999 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryunder Pine
Found asFruitbody
Date31 October 1999
Associated organismPinus
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher31 Oct 1999[B]
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Notes: Tomentum: yellow, turning deep purple with KOH and other alkalis (eg NH3 gas)
Spore print: buff (squashed), dextrinoid with Melzer's Iodine.
Spores: 7-10/3.8-4.7µm.
Continued growing after collection, so cut surfaces became yellow tomentose after a couple of days.

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