Observation 208598: Russula aurea Pers.
When: 2015-07-03
No herbarium specimen

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this is what i’m sure it is R.aurea
By: Davide Puddu (Davide Puddu)
2016-02-16 12:27:04 CST (-0500)

Typical specimens.
hope it could help you:

By: Davide Puddu (Davide Puddu)
2016-02-16 12:21:15 CST (-0500)

it is not supposed to darken in that species.
what do you mean? it does become brownish?or greyish?
The key feature is gold color on the edge of the gills and sometimes the gold is also present on the stem. Often the cap is orangish/golden . flavor is sweet/mild.

By: Eva Skific (Evica)
2016-02-16 09:57:05 CST (-0500)

stem that darkens a bit

i don’t think
By: Davide Puddu (Davide Puddu)
2016-02-16 09:39:14 CST (-0500)

this is R.aurea. not the typus var. for sure
why did you choose this name?

Created: 2015-07-03 16:37:52 CDT (-0400)
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