Observation 28778: Russula Pers.
When: 2009-11-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: growing under live oaks Quercus agrifolia

Images

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Spores at 1000x Large hilar appendage
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Spores at 1000x Large hilar appendage
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Spores at 1000x Large hilar appendage
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Spores at 1000x Large hilar appendage

Proposed Names

36% (3)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Greenish cast to this cap. Bright golden yellow spores on mature specimens. Growing in big clusters.
Based on chemical features: taste was pretty mild. I wasn’t spitting like a crazy person to get it out of my mouth, but i didnt relish it either!
26% (3)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: proposed ID at Mycological Society of San Francisco Fungus Fair

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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The spores
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2011-11-20 02:31:08 PST (-0800)

are too dark yellow for aeruginea.

spore print : Ochre Yellow
By: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)
2009-11-25 18:23:45 PST (-0800)

You can see it on the stipe in the 3rd photo

Spore print color?
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-11-25 17:49:46 PST (-0800)

Created: 2009-11-25 16:30:09 PST (-0800)
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