Observation 138351: Lactarius piperatus (L.) Pers.

When: 2013-06-12

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

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

Growing in mixed woods in the Big Sandy Creek Unit.
Caps up to 7.5 cm across.Latex creamy white, unchanging and very acrid.
Spores creamy white.
Spores ~ 6.1-7.1 X 4.9-6.1 microns, weakly warted and no reticulations

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Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Milk Mushrooms of North America by Bessette, Harris and Bessette.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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