Observation 33623: Hydnum repandum L.

When: 2009-10-02

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

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Probably mycorrhizal with Picea abies.
Lat.: 46.39941 Long.: 13.7013
Code: Bot_387/2009-5485/5503

Habitat: Mixed wood, predominantly Fagus sylvatica and Picea abies, in shade, protected from direct rain by tree canopies, calcareous nearly flat ground, average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 990 m (3.250 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: Forest soil among roots of an old Picea abies

Place: West side of Zadnja Trenta valley, south of ex Fjori farm house, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Nikon D70 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8


Motic B2-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight
Used references: (1)http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/...
(2) http://www.mushroomexpert.com/hydnum_repandum.html
(3) G. Pace, Vse o gobah (in Slovene), Mladinska Knjiga (1997), p 298
(4) M.Bon, Pareys Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 312
(5) R.M.Daehncke, 1200 Pilze in Farbfotos, AT Verlag (2009), p 1036
(6) R.Lueder, Grundkurs Pilzbestimmung, Quelle & Mayer (2008), p 420
(7) D.Arora, Mushrooms Demystified, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley (1986), pp 618
Based on microscopic features: Spore dimension: 6.0 × 6.6 micr, n=1. It fits to data in the refferences (1), (2), (6) and (7), but not with (4) and (5).

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