Observation 147799: Russula rosacea (Pers.) Gray
When: 2013-09-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found under pine trees on moist soil. Identified by cap color and red tinge on stipe, as well as amyloid spores.


Russula gills and red/pink tinge on stipe
Russula Spores.jpg
Russula Spores in Meltzer’s, taken after specimen had dried
Russula in soil under pine tree before collection.

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Recognized by sight: Pink/red cap and pink tinge on stipe
Used references: Mushroom Observer by David Arora
Based on microscopic features: Amyloid reaction on spores when stained with Meltzer’s

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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