Observation 27451: Boletus luridus Schaeff. (Site ID) (Suillellus luridus)

When: 2009-09-27

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

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Lat.: 46.38343 Long.: 13.78379
Code: Bot_384/2009-4637

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 815 m (2.700 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: soil

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

Comment: Pores easily separable from pileus and flesh above them of red color – see http://www.grzyby.pl/gatunki/Boletus_luridus.htm . Rapidly bruising blue even under careful handling.

Nikon D70 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8


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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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well sure, those colors are lurid…but in a really, really cool way.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-10-27 15:26:34 MST (-0700)