Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Boletales Family: Suillaceae
Species: Suillus granulatus (L.) Roussel
Synonyms: Boletus granulatus
Boletus lactifluus
Ixocomus granulatus
Leccinum lactifluum
Suillus lactifluus
Common Name: Weeping Bolete

An ectomycorrhizal species
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Suillus granulatusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Pinus sylvestris (34)
Pinus contorta (4)
Ilex aquifolium (2)
Pinus nigra subsp. nigra (2)
Pinus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, plantation (5)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (4)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (4)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Acid grassland (1)
Grassland: acidic, upland (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Other artificial habitats (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation, high forest (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (14)
Soil Grassy (14)
Larch (Larix) (1)
Moss (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Soil Needle (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
July (1)
August (8)
September (10)
October (12)
November (4)