Observation 213855: Russula Pers.

When: 2015-08-24

Collection location: Gorham, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Kennedy (m005kennedy)

No specimen available

Found along a trail after a good amount of rain. Purple capped mushroom with gills.

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Mix of purple and olive-ish
By: Dmitriy Bochkov (convallaria)
2015-08-25 08:01:23 PDT (-0700)

suggests Russula cyanoxantha or something in that group

could be Russula xerampelina
By: Michael Kennedy (m005kennedy)
2015-08-25 07:33:55 PDT (-0700)

I must admit I did not notice a smell and I did not taste it, but the color of the cap seems to match other descriptions? I am new at this.

Created: 2015-08-24 09:16:30 PDT (-0700)
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