Observation 167145: Leccinum scabrum (Bull.) Gray

When: 2013-08-23

Collection location: Karkaraly National Park, Karaganda District, Kazakhstan [Click for map]

49.467° 75.466° 640m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Leccinum scabrum (Bull. ex Fr.) S.F.G. Boletaceae, Agaricales. (Подберёзовик обыкновенный)

Cap: 5-12cm convex up to broadly convex; surface is smooth and brown, sometimes in September with cool nights cap looks as mosaic, because crossed with curved cracks. Odor is fragrant. Flesh is white. Tubes: attached, color from white or yellowish-white up to light brown. Stalk: 6-15cm long with tiny projections as dark dots, color whitish or gray up to dull brown or grayish-brown; 1.5-3cm thick, enlarged down; old one is fibrous and stiff; sometimes has bluish minor violet coloring at the base. Habitat: scattered up to small groups near birches inside pine-tree forest. Edibility: good (several methods of cooking).
June – September.


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