Speckled oak

Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus) Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus) Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus)

Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus)

Systematics:

  • Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)
  • Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)
  • Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)
  • Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
  • Order: Boletales
  • Family: Boletaceae
  • Genus: Neoboletus
  • Species: Neoboletus erythropus (Speckled Oak)
    Other names for the mushroom:
  • Poddubnik
  • Red-legged bolette

Other names:

  • Poddubnik

  • Boletus grain-footed

  • Red-legged bolette

  • Boletus erythropus

Speckled oak (Boletus erythropus)

Description: The hat with a diameter of 5-15 (20) cm is hemispherical, pillow-shaped, dry, matte, velvety, later – smooth, chestnut-brown, red-brown, black-brown, with a light edge, darkens when pressed.

The tubular layer is yellow-olive, later red-orange, turns blue when pressed.

Spore powder olive brown.

The leg is 5-10 cm long and 2-3 cm in diameter, tuberous, barrel-shaped, later – thickened towards the base, yellow-red with spotted small dark red scales, specks, solid or full.

The flesh is dense, fleshy, bright yellow, in the leg – reddish, quickly turns blue on the cut

Distribution: Speckled oak tree grows in August-September (in the south – from the end of May) in deciduous and coniferous (with spruce) forests, rarely in the middle lane

Assessment: Speckled oak – edible (2 categories) or conditionally edible mushroom (boiling for about 15 minutes).

Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus) Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus) Speckled oak (Neoboletus erythropus)

Photo of the mushroom Dubovik speckled from the questions in recognition:

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