Poisonous Satan’s Mushroom boletus belongs to the family, but in contrast to, for example, pink and golden Borovik, satanic mushroom is highly toxic. This may even say the name of this fungus. It grows mainly in the southern latitudes of Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
How to identify the satanic fungus? It matures this fungus in late summer. It reaches very large sizes – his hat in diameter can reach 30 cm, perfectly round and soft. At the touch of her velvety, smooth, dry and pleasant. The fungus can be of different color, white to off-gray. In Satan’s mushroom cap not only massive, but also a large foot. At the beginning of ripening, it is perfectly circular, then stretched and becomes an oval, a height of about 15 cm and 8-11 cm in width. It is very dense in mature mushrooms, in the middle has a red pattern. If you cut a mushroom, you will see that the flesh of a little blue in (turns red in some cases, color).
How dangerous fungus satanic?
As described above, the satanic mushroom carries a lot of toxic substances, however, it does not prevent the inhabitants of some countries to use it, considering conditionally edible. But scientists say that even prolonged boiling process does not relieve him from the poisonous bacteria, so it is obvious that a satanic mushroom is poisonous!
Satanic fungus is similar to many types of rooting (for example, to hurt the beautiful, which is characterized by yellow tubes), as it looks like a bitter ache, which in addition to different tubes even lighter color. A rooting magenta, for example, in the context of giving a dark-blue color – the only way it can be distinguished from the satanic mushroom. Also, this species can be confused with other boletovymi: false satanic, yellow devil and a few others.