Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Boletales Family: Suillaceae
Species: Suillus grevillei (Klotzsch) Singer
Synonyms: Boletus annularius
Boletus elegans
Boletus grevillei
Ixocomus elegans f. badius
Ixocomus elegans forma badius
Ixocomus flavus var. elegans
Suillus elegans
Suillus grevillei f. badius
Suillus grevillei forma badius
Suillus grevillei var. badius
Common Name: Larch Bolete

An ectomycorrhizal species
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Suillus grevilleiPhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Larix (122)
Larix decidua (20)
Quercus (3)
Pinus (2)
Japanese Larch (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (16)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (14)
Other artificial habitats (6)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (4)
Built up area, domestic (3)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (3)
Boundaries: intact hedge (1)
Built-up areas (1)
Grassland: acidic, upland (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (39)
Soil Grassy (28)
Soil Needle (6)
Larch (Larix) (2)
Soil Mossy (2)
Stony (2)
Soil Leaves (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (2)
June (9)
July (14)
August (20)
September (43)
October (23)
November (2)