Observation 76852: Lentinus tigrinus (Bull.) Fr.

When: 2011-09-17

Collection location: Bovec basin, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

46.34026° 13.56039°

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

Specimen available

Code: Bot_552/2011_DSC9579

Habitat: Wet marsh, thicket of Salix sp. bushes, flat frequently flooded terrain, muddy ground, cretaceous clastic rock (flysh) bedrock, humid and shady place, partly protected from direct rain by tree canopies, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 8-10 deg C, elevation 450 m (1.500 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: Water soaked, rotten trunk of Salix viminalis or Salix fragilis almost completely buried in the muddy ground.

Place: Bovec basin, Northeast of Bovec, Pod Trnjem place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: Growing in a small group of several fruitbodies, pileus diameter up to about 6 cm (2.5 inch). SP white.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8 and Canon G11, 6.1-30mm/f2.8-4.5

Proposed Names

85% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: (1) Id’ed by Mr. Bojan Rot
(2) M.Bon, Parey’s Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 121.
(3) http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/...
(4) http://www.mycobank.org/MycoTaxo.aspx?Link=T&Rec=164542
Based on microscopic features: Spores smooth, dimensions: 7.2 (SD = 0.5) x 3.3 (SD = 0.3) micr., Q = 2.2 (SD = 0.17), n = 30. Motic B2-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.
Based on chemical features: Taste and smell initially mild, smell becoming strong and unpleasant (urine) during drying.

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By: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)
2012-06-04 13:19:34 CEST (+0200)

Thank you Danny for information.

another reference
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-06-03 07:19:54 CEST (+0200)

Pegler (1983) gives 6 – 9.5 × 2.5 – 3.5; q = 2.5. Also a good fit.

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