BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Xerocomus communis (Bull.) Bon (a bolete)
||29 September 2004
|OS grid ref
||50° 30' N, 3° 50' W
||Vice County: South Devon, VC3, England
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|Stage or state
||3 fruitbodies, 14-16m from oak
||under live tree of Quercus
||Fruitbodies growing 14-16m from oak, canopy extends only 6m - Apple was much nearer.
Flesh: yellow in stipe, cream in cap, turning orange in root.
Cap cuticle: terminal hyphae weakly zebrate encrusted, although end cells not encrusted and up to 47/8-10(13)µm.
Spores: not truncate, 11.5/5µm.