Leccinum variicolor Watling, (mottled bolete)

12 Oct 2001 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryunder Birch
Found asFruitbody
Date12 October 2001
Associated organismBetula
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher12 Oct 2001[F]
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Notes: Cap: hard, dark blackish-grey, more evenly coloured than usual in this species.
Spores: 9-13(15)/4.5µm, very small but very variable in size (they came from a youg cap).
Cap cuticle: cells frequently disarticulating.

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