BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Leccinum aurantiacum (Bull.) Gray (Orange Oak Bolete)
||12 October 2001
|OS grid ref
||51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
||Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
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|Stage or state
||At foot of Grey Sallow in small copse of Aspen; Birch also nearby.
||Cap: hard, finely tomentose.
Stipe: scabrae only rusty.
Flesh: vinaceous tinged after 5 minutes, becoming slate after 15 minutes.
Caulocystidia: clavate to fusiform or even lageniform with brown contents, occasional spheropedunculate cells up to 35µm diam; generally broader in mid-stipe than at apex.