Observation 175581: Russula xantho Shaffer

When: 2014-08-29

Collection location: Baring, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

On ground under birch, maple, beech and balsam fir. No rain for 2 weeks. Yellow spore deposit.

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Recognized by sight: yellow orange cap, yellow under the cuticle, yellowish gills, white stem flushed yellow, mild odor and taste, under beech and maple
Used references: http://www.mycoquebec.org/... xantho / Russule dorée&tag=Russula xantho&gro=34 and http://www2.muse.it/... this the preferred name for NA collections of R. aurea (R. aurata)?
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Created: 2014-08-29 16:53:19 PDT (-0700)
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