Observation 143142: Lactarius Pers.
When: 2013-08-18
No herbarium specimen

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By: _Matt_
2013-08-18 19:20:07 CDT (-0500)

Compare the gills of Lactarius with Cantharellus. Cantharellus species have blunt veins. Lactarius species have closely blade-like gills that can be easily broken. Lactarius species also exude a milk-like liquid when broken. That being said, it could also be a Russula species or something else.

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