Observation 103650: Russula Pers.
When: 2012-08-01
No herbarium specimen
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I have seen this type in my yard a few times. Usually, the fruit bodies have become fragile to the point of crumbling. This collection was intact.

Color seemingly quite distinctive… even for a Russula, shiny whitish/grayish with a metalic sheen and vinaceous patches/center. Sulcate margin. Stipe stuffed with spongy material, becoming hollow/chambered, white with light rosy areas. Growing in a grassy area with apple trees nearby. Gills thick and wide with cross veins, creamy light yellowish.

Spore print creamy pale yellow.

Will bring some material to NEMF.

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Created: 2012-08-02 01:09:48 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-08-03 08:26:59 CDT (-0400)
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