Observation 193887: Lactarius rubrilacteus Hesler & A.H. Sm.

When: 2014-12-16

Collection location: Bohemia Ranch, Occidental, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: George Riner (mycogeo)

No specimen available

several of these were picked up. in various stages of turning green.

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yup, latex color is a biggie.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-12-17 08:58:50 PST (-0800)

there are subtle color differences in uncut fbs as well, but looking at latex is easier.

Thanks for your help
By: George Riner (mycogeo)
2014-12-17 08:26:17 PST (-0800)


Thanks for checking these postings. I had forgotten about the distinction between L. deliciosus and L. rubrilacteus. I do believe these had the reddish latex, not orange.

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