Observation 103834: Russula mariae Peck

When: 2012-08-04

Collection location: near Devil’s Lane, Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Nathan Wilson (nathan)

Specimen available

Pretty purplish Russula with a wonderful pattern on the stipe. Both had a frosted look to the cap suggesting a lot of pileo-cystidia.

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57% (1)
Recognized by sight: White gills, Russuloid stature, brittle flesh
86% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Whitish bloom, colored stipe, mild flavor
Used references: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/russula_mariae.html and links off that page.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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