Observation 26244: Russula occidentalis Singer
When: 2009-10-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: CAP: 4 inches (10cm) wide, mauve to dark reddish-black, viscid when wet. GILLS: White, crowded, no noticeable staining. STIPE: Equal or tapering slightly towards the base, no discoloration noticed; slight pinkish-case immediately under cap.

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61% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Arora’s Mushrooms Demystified. I don’t recall finding this species before. It is supposed to stain red, or red then gray. I didn’t see any staining.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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