Public Description of Russula modesta Peck

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Name: Russula modesta Peck
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Description status: Unreviewed

Taxonomic Classification:

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales
Family: Russulaceae

General Description:

Gills pale buff color,
Spore print Cream (B-C),
Flesh white or graying slightly.
Taste mild


New England, Virginia, and Tennessee.


mixed woods




Russula modesta Peck, (1907)

Citations in published lists or literature:
Saccardo’s Syll. fung. XXI: 100

Description author: Johannes Harnisch (Request Authorship Credit)
Description editors: Nathan Wilson, walt sturgeon

Created: 2009-04-30 19:52:40 CDT (-0400) by Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
Last modified: 2011-12-12 20:09:25 CST (-0500) by walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
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