Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Boletales Family: Boletaceae
Species: Porphyrellus porphyrosporus (Fr. & Hök) E.-J. Gilbert
Synonyms: Boletus porphyrosporus
Krombholziella pseudoscaber
Phaeoporus porphyrosporus
Porphyrellus pseudoscaber
Tylopilus porphyrosporus
Common Name: Dusky Bolete


An ectomycorrhizal species
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Porphyrellus porphyrosporus

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Corylus avellana (4)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (2)
Larch (Larix) (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (1)
October (1)
November (1)