Observation 141292: Lactarius Pers.
When: 2013-07-29
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: group on ground/moss; cap orange, 2-3 cm, small umbo in depressed center; gills cream, somewhat loose, adnate to subdecurrent, exuding latex; stipe similar orange/brown, 2 cm x 3-4 mm, smooth, flexible;
addl. info.
spore print creamy white.
latex white, not turning color or staining; taste mild, no distinctive odor; growing in moss among pines.

matches Lactarius splendens Hesler and Smith
keyed out with Bessette
exists in Indexfungorum
but not available in MO list.

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Created: 2013-07-29 20:42:30 CDT (-0400)
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