Observation 171495: Russula crustosa Peck
When: 2014-07-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Subtle color: pink and pale brown crustose / cracked cap with pale yellow depressed center; gills extremely brittle, presence of forked gill suggests R. variata

Stipe cylindrical, rounded and pale orange at bottom.

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Something from…
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2014-07-28 21:24:33 CDT (-0400)

… the R. crustosa group?

Extremely brittle
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2014-07-28 21:22:48 CDT (-0400)

Carried them in a bag with other collections. Each one was covered with gill fragments from this mushroom.

Were the gills brittle?
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2014-07-28 21:03:36 CDT (-0400)

Created: 2014-07-28 21:01:30 CDT (-0400)
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