17 October 2006 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin
Convex, then flattened or depressed, smooth, pinkish to ochraceous buff, banded, with small darker slightly depressed spots, to about 8 cm across
Decurrent, crowded, pale pinkish
Cylindrical, whitish to concolorous with the cap, hollow
Firm, whitish, producing a white milk which rapidly turns sulphur yellow
Late summer to autumn
In deciduous woods, associated with oak
Spores ellipsoidal, with warts and ridges (6-8.5) x (5-7) µm2, warts to 1 µm high.