Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Boletales Family: Boletaceae
Species: Leccinum aurantiacum (Pilát) E.E. Green & Watling
Synonyms: Boletus aurantiacus
Boletus scaber var. aurantiacus
Krombholziella aurantiaca
Krombholziella quercina
Krombholziella salicola
Leccinum aurantiacum var. quercinum
Leccinum populinum
Leccinum quercinum
Leccinum salicola
Common Name: Orange Oak Bolete

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Leccinum aurantiacumPhotographer: © Ronnie Irvine
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus (3)
Populus (2)
Betula pendula (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Grassy (3)
Soil (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (3)
October (1)