Observation 22611: Lactarius deterrimus Gröger

When: 2009-06-28

Collection location: Lackawanna Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave in NE PA

No specimen available

Growing in moss near a creek in a mixed conifer forest. Have they changed the name for the Eastern American type?

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Recognized by sight: Orange latex with green stains
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84% (1)
Recognized by sight: Dominant tree type in this spot is Norway spruce.

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According to several sources…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2017-03-21 11:21:42 CDT (-0500)

the green-staining orange-latex mushrooms that occurs with spruce in NE NA is L. deterrimus. Has this status changed?

Created: 2009-06-28 20:29:38 CDT (-0500)
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