Observation 151917: Lactarius lignyotus group
When: 2013-07-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found on a moss covered creek bank in close proximity to Yellow Birch and Hemlock

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Mix of birch with conifers…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-11-12 19:47:50 PST (-0800)

is one habitat where I find what I often call L. lignyotus. Most of my collections of this type feature a noticable amount of bright white latex that bubbles up on the cut gills.

Photo showing gills becomes a bit blurry in zoom.

Confusion of lignyotus with gerardii types is possible. The caps seen here look to be on the dark side for gerardii.

Created: 2013-11-12 14:39:15 PST (-0800)
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