Observation 215947: Russula decolorans (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2015-09-11

Collection location: Umstead State Park, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)

No specimen available

Quite a few of these along roadsides.

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hey Dave
By: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)
2015-09-12 20:13:06 BST (+0100)

I was thinking of R crassotunicata as well, but it also mentions the cracking – the colors are right and it turns out I forgot to get a picture of the mature one I flipped over! Very annoying! I’ll see if they’re still up tomorrow!

Hmmm back to the books!
By: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)
2015-09-12 19:57:26 BST (+0100)

Thanks Dave!

Geoff, I don’t see…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-09-12 13:46:38 BST (+0100)

the numerous small scaly patches of broken cap cuticle, which is a defining feature for ballouii.

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