Observation 10778: Russula Pers.

When: 2008-08-22

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

In pine woods; maybe R. brevipes.

Proposed Names

68% (4)
Recognized by sight
49% (2)
Recognized by sight: Pictures don’t have enough resolution to get to species
38% (4)
Recognized by sight: the craking of the edges

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-10 07:59:09 CDT (-0500)

This was in a sandy area near birch and pine where I’d previously seen R. brevipes, so it’s probably that.

The centrally-depressed cap suggests Lactarius to me.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-09-10 05:26:15 CDT (-0500)

Could also be Russula brevipes. Need to make a cut no the gills for these: white latex = Lactarius; no latex probably Russula.

Created: 2008-09-09 21:35:34 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2012-12-18 16:02:48 CST (-0600)
Viewed: 88 times, last viewed: 2017-06-05 02:09:25 CDT (-0500)
Show Log