Observation 168402: Suillus bovinus (Pers.) Roussel
When: 2004-09-26
(50.52° 80.21° 450m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Suillus bovinus O. Kuntze. Boletaceae, Agaricales. (Boletus bovinus L. Козляк или подорешник).
Cap: 4-8cm convex up to flattened; slimy in wet weather up to smooth or glossy in dry period; dull pinkish-brown or brownish-pink, sometimes with weak violet coloring. Flesh is yellowish-white up to light yellow and pinkish-yellow; it is violet-pink after boiling. Tubes: attached or descending, color from ochre-yellow up to brownish- and greenish-yellow. Stalk: 3-7cm long, light yellow up to yellow-pink; 1.5-2.5cm thick, slightly enlarged down than narrowing to the base.
Habitat: usually abundant in pine-tree forest, sometimes with rare birches. Edibility: edible after boiling, when not enough better kinds.
July – September.

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