Observation 24556: Russula Pers.
When: 2009-08-19
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: found under dug fir…these were rather large…they did not smell fishy or stain

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By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-08-24 22:17:38 WIB (+0700)

the stalk is not flushed with pink

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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-08-24 13:13:52 WIB (+0700)

does appear dessicated near the rim of the pileus. I see concentric rings near an inrolled edges while drying specimens frequently. They indicate the fungus has been exposed to either dessicating heat and/or winds. I do not see them in wet conditions.

IT isn’t
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-08-24 09:00:11 WIB (+0700)

dessicated ?…..it is not fishy smelling and does not stain brown the shape is also slightly different but i did find that Russula (xerempelina) near by,,,,i didn’t check it with Ferrous sulfate thought

Appear dessicated
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-08-22 10:48:59 WIB (+0700)

and in my experience, could therefore be R. xerampelina, sans seafood/shrimp odor.

By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-08-20 22:41:07 WIB (+0700)

taste i believe was mild….KOH removed the color from the cuticle so it turned pale yellowish

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