Observation 205521: Lactarius subpurpureus Peck
When: 2015-06-01
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: pinkish depressed cap with inrolled margin, pinkish lilac gills, pinkish liliac flesh, on ground in woods by the side of pathway, old faded specimen
61% (2)
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You’re Welcome, Terri and Donna.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-06-02 19:12:16 MST (-0700)

Seems like an interesting find for this early in the year. I usually don’t see L. subpurpureus until the latter part of August. The wine-red latex is generally scant, but one may observe it by pressing a finger against a cross-sectional cut.

Thanks Dave
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2015-06-02 18:56:05 MST (-0700)

that looks more promising.


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