Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 248938
Taxon: Hydnellum peckii Banker
Family: Bankeraceae
Collector: Igor   MUOB 248938   
Date: 2016-08-12
Verbatim Date: 2016-8-12
Locality: Kazakhstan, Akmola District, Borovoye National Park
52.9749  70.2669
Elevation: 456-456 meters (1496-1496ft)
Description: Original observation #248938 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Hydnellum peckii Banker, Polyporaceae, Aphyllophorales. (Ð"иднеллум Пека). Cap: 4-10cm wide, slightly convex and bumpy, later often flat or slightly depressed, fine velvety; milky pink or light smoky up to red-brown or pinkish-brown when depressed and old; often with red drops of juice. Tubes are small, several per 1mm, bottom surface looks somewhat velvety (very short spines) or hairy; descending; colour from milky pink up to pink and red or dark brown-red when bruising. Stalk: completely underground, 4-7cm long, cone-shaped as a root, uneven, stiff, dark reddish-brown because covered tiny roots with soil, inter grow decay wood or needles. It looks as a tree root. Habitat: common kind, small or big groups on the ground with pine needles in pine-tree forest with some birches. Edibility: stiff as a wood. Season: July-August.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 88902017-dee4-429b-9541-14e251c0ad02
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