Observation 15886: Lactarius pyrogalus (Bulliard) Fries
When: 2007-11-15
Collection location: Istanbul, Turkey [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

These mushrooms were found under some hazel nut trees. I think the growth of these mushrooms depends on hazel not trees because I have not seen them anywhere else.

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Recognized by sight: Due to the latex oozing from the gills, I thought they were a type of Lactarius species.
27% (1)
Recognized by sight: Grows with hazel, Lactarius hortensis is another name for it.

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By: Robert Sasata (Sasata)
2009-01-26 18:00:55 PST (-0800)

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