Observation 212623: Lactifluus subvellereus (Peck) Nuytinck

When: 2015-08-12

Collection location: Camp Cedar, Casco, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)

Specimen available

Growing under white pine and red maple. Latex white and staying so. Cap very peppery.

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3% (2)
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
56% (1)
Recognized by sight
61% (2)
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Recognized by sight
Used references: According to Index Fungorum, this is current name for Lactarius subvellereus var. subdistans.
28% (1)
Used references: Champignons du Quebec lists both “Lactifluus subvellereus” and “Lactifluus subvellereus var. subdistans”.

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By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-08-12 19:20:00 CDT (-0500)

…has much more crowded gills, especially at this stage of development.

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