Observation 140415: Russula mariae Peck

When: 2013-07-06

Collection location: Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

Terrestrial in mixed woods.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
31% (2)
Used references: Kuo
26% (1)
Recognized by sight

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By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2014-05-01 19:59:34 EEST (+0300)

referrences that I have been using state that the stipes are white to pinkish etc. See Rogers mushrooms, Phillips and Arora. Meanwhile I’ll research the latest proposal.

I’m used to seeing more red on the stipe…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-05-01 05:50:26 EEST (+0300)

of R. mariae. But I have seen specimens with completely white stipe IDed as mariae.

The interveined gills are interesting. I did a little searching of MO R. mariae observations and found a few that show this trait. The link is for one such obs by Eva Skific.

If you read the discussion under Eva’s obs you will find additional links.

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