Observation 213015: Lactarius speciosus Burl.

When: 2015-08-15

Collection location: Nescopeck State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Spore print not obtained. I found this same type in the exact same location a year ago, and a thick white spore print was obtained form that collection.

Birch, hemlock, White Pine, other hardwoods.

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The hemlock/birch combination…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-08-17 02:23:36 CDT (-0400)

is very productive. Lots of mycorrhizal species. This one spot along a trail at Nescopeck SP is the only place I’ve ever seen this Lactarius species.

Interesting species
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-08-17 01:25:04 CDT (-0400)

It’s all about this particular habitat in your area, Dave, and we don’t have much of it in NJ…

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