Observation 212660: Lactarius Pers.

When: 2015-08-08

Collection location: Mongaup Pond State Park, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Mixed woods.
Taste chalky to mildly acrid.
Latex scant, watery/whitish.

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Recognized by sight
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Used references: BHB description seems to fit.

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Sparse latex
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-08-13 16:22:45 CDT (-0400)

points away from L. trivialis but I am not sure that is a great diagnostic feature.

The lack of staining on the gills…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-08-13 11:29:16 CDT (-0400)

initially led me away from argillaceifolius. But Champignons du Quebec says the gills of argillaceifolius stain with age. Sounds like perhaps an occasionally unreliable trait for this type.

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