Observation 13028: Russula cascadensis Shaffer
When: 2008-10-21
No herbarium specimen

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Mixed indeed. R. cascadensis, could be, but …
By: Dimitar Bojantchev (dimitar)
2008-10-23 22:58:06 IST (+0530)

The collection is clearly mixed as Darvin noted. The Russula could be cascadensis, but could be any member of the white Compactae. R. cascadensis is described with a lignicolous habit and my own observations support that. It can very easily be distinguished microscopically by its unusually small and broadly ellipsoid spores. Here are my collections

Mixed collection
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2008-10-23 21:46:36 IST (+0530)

The bottom three photos look like Clitocybe and the top few photos are Russula.

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