Observation 24556: Russula Pers.
When: 2009-08-19
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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 10:17:38 CDT (-0500)

the stalk is not flushed with pink

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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-08-24 01:13:52 CDT (-0500)

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)
2009-08-23 21:00:11 CDT (-0500)

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)
2009-08-21 22:48:59 CDT (-0500)

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

By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-08-20 10:41:07 CDT (-0500)

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

Created: 2009-08-19 20:49:48 CDT (-0500)
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