Scientific name:Chalciporus amarellus (Quél.) Bataille 1908 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 12.01.2015: Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected Trees: Picea (Spruce)d0d0d0
, Pinus (Pine)
Cap: 1,5-4 cm across, hemispherical to convex, finely velvety felted surface, if moist little greasy, if dry field torned, pale yellow to brown ocher, against the margin with pink tint, margin is inrolled and dull.
Hymenophore: young yellow, soon pink red to wine red, old also brown red, pores are pink to yellow pink, on stem notched.
Spore print: olive brown
Spore: elliptic, 10,1-13,5 x 4,4-5,5 μm
Stem: 2,5-4 x 1-2 cm, cylindrical, base is tapered, apex is pink with pink dots, against base lemon yellow, base is with Mycelium, full, flesh is whitish and against the base lemon yellow.
Flesh: whitish to light ocher, no odor, taste mild to acrid.
Habitat: solitary to gregarious in coniferous forests at spruce or pine, grows from late summer to fall.