Observation 28280: Russula parazurea Jul. Schäff.
When: 2009-11-13
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This lone Russula with a distinctive cap color, yellow spores, mild taste, no odor and relatively small, should be easy to id.
The spores were approx. 8.0 X 6.0 microns and amyloid.
Hopefully someone will recognize it.

Proposed Names

16% (3)
Recognized by sight
75% (2)
Recognized by sight: Gray green cap; White gills that fork near stipe; Oak habitat

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
Thanks Darv,
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2009-11-15 16:13:08 PST (-0800)
My poor spore photo threw me off. Everything else fits for Russula parazurea.

Created: 2009-11-15 14:37:40 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2009-11-15 14:37:40 PST (-0800)
Viewed: 94 times, last viewed: 2016-10-28 08:09:03 PDT (-0700)
Show Log