Observation 105768: Lactifluus hygrophoroides (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Kuntze

When: 2012-08-17

Collection location: Beaver Creek State Forest, East Liverpool, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)

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Russulaceae
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-08-18 09:45:39 JST (+0900)

Summer boletes are surely on their way out (unless there is going to be another crop late August / early September), while russulas and lactaruius rule the ground. I’ve recently been to a few oak/beech woods here in NJ, and it’s the same picture everywhere. I am not crazy about Russulaceae, but L. hygrophoroides is a very good edible. To me it’s just as tasty as chaterelles and black trumpets.

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