Observation 27450: Boletus luridus Schaeff.

When: 2009-09-26

Collection location: Zadnjica Valley, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Lat.: 46.38340 Long.: 13.78384
Code: Bot_384/2009-4550

Habitat: Alpine grassland with scattered young Picea abies and different shrubs, S exposed slope, calcareous ground, fairly sunny, exposed to direct rain, average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 805 m (2.650 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: soil

Place: Zadnjica valley, lower Stružnik place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comment: Rapidly bruising blue even under careful handling.

Nikon D70 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8


I miss a red line between pores and pileus flesh above them. However, the speciment was quite old.
See characteristic dark red flesh in stipe base.

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Recognized by sight
Used references: http://www.mykonet.ch/...
G. Pace, Vse o gobah (in Slovene), Mladinska Knjiga (1997), p257
J.Grom, Naše gobe (in Slovene), Žepna Knjiga, (1981), p29

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