Observation 16399: Russula griseoviridis McNabb
When: 2009-01-17
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Showing the patches of greyish green outer membrane that form as the cap extends, this species supposedly has a mild taste!

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Quite different,
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2009-01-18 14:41:18 PST (-0800)

When seen from a distance this Russula species can resemble some Amanita species due to the membranous patches on the pileus!

An extraordinary Russula
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-01-18 09:10:41 PST (-0800)

Wow! A distinctive Russula. I like it!

Odd indeed,
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2009-01-18 02:59:38 PST (-0800)

It’s more of a grey-green membrane in the button stage that cracks and forms the patches you see, quite interesting and unique!

What an odd Russula
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-01-18 02:55:38 PST (-0800)

With a veil – thanks for sharing this!

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