Observation 29690: Russula Pers.
When: 2009-12-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing under Pinus radiata. Near Amanita amerimuscaria.

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Spores at 1000x, pleurocystidia? or basidioles
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This is the pileipellis at 100x
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pilepellis at 400x Pileocystidia?
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spores at 1000×. Not very high ridges or warts 7-8µm

Proposed Names

44% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Small. Cap <4 cms. Dark purple pileus. Stipe washed vinaceous purple. pileus difficult to peel back (maybe .5cm)
Based on microscopic features: spores subglobose, amyloid, not very ridged/warted.
Based on chemical features: taste peppery
3% (3)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: Spore print is pretty much white. According to Phillips it is supposed to be creamy -yellow.
Used references: Used Phillips: Mushrooms of North America p116.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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how did you make this ID?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-12-07 12:56:38 CST (-0500)

Created: 2009-12-06 21:40:21 CST (-0500)
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