Observation 213318: Russula corallina Burl.
When: 2015-08-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Russula corallina Burlingham, sp. nov.
Pileus convex, then depressed in the center with the margin arched, 4.5 cm. broad; surface pale-rosy-pink, unevenly colored, viscid when moist, soon dry and densely pruinose, the cuticle breaking up into granules, exposing the cream-white context beneath; margin even; context mild at first, becoming acrid; lamellae white, equal, rounded at the outer ends, narrow but slightly adnate behind and forking, close; stipe white faintly tinged with pink, tapering downward, becoming hollow; spores white, elliptic, slightly echinulate, 7 × 8.7 µm.

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Created: 2015-08-20 13:35:47 BST (+0100)
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