Observation 24714: Russula flavida Frost
When: 2009-08-23
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight
29% (1)
Recognized by sight
48% (2)
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Used references: The pic in Phillips does not look very much like the specimen seen here… but the description matches very well. Yellow spore print.

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Not R. lutea
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-08-26 11:41:20 CDT (-0400)

This species has a yolk yellow cap surface and yolk yellow gill color but not a chrome yellow base of stipe, is very fragile and relatively tiny, has mild taste and smells like vinegar when drying or rotting … I have no name for this for American Russulas are different from European for sure (maybe with the exception of some Canadian areas).

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