Observation 138101: Russula virescens group

When: 2013-06-08

Collection location: Big Thicket, Polk Co., Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

These were growing in mixed woods in the Menard Creek Corridor Unit.
Caps up to 10 cm across, striations up to 5mm, and no “quilting”
Spore print was white.
Spores were ~ 6.9-8.8 X 5.8-7.0 microns, moderately warted wit only minimal short reticulations.
Taste was mild.
They seem to not quite fit the usual suspects.

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: Cap margin grooved. Cap surface not broken into quilt-like patches.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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