Observation 30800: Lactarius deliciosus group
When: 2009-12-19
No herbarium specimen


[admin – Thu Feb 10 03:25:59 +0000 2011]: Changed location name from ‘Caspar, California, USA’ to ‘Caspar, Mendocino Co., California, USA

Proposed Names

21% (3)
Recognized by sight: note scrobiculate stipe in second photo. eating quality.
57% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: to allow for other possibilities.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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journals – who is going to pay for them?
By: else
2014-10-06 14:35:45 PDT (-0700)

as there is not such a thing as a free lunch, the question is who is going to pay for publication – the authors of the publication, or the consumer ?

I agree with you, Else.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-10-06 09:33:56 PDT (-0700)

Which is why I only voted “could be.”

What would be the best current source for these newly proposed Lactarius names? Online accessible, or behind a paywall?

there is a whole group of deliciosus-like species in western North America
By: else
2014-10-06 09:29:16 PDT (-0700)

this group needs thorough study before we can name any of them with certainty, imo.

nothing sacred …
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-10-06 08:37:47 PDT (-0700)

including old familiar mushroom names! Alas, no more NA deliciosus.

no idea of what tree these were with, mixed forest, but these mature forms aren’t greening.

By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-12-22 09:51:02 PST (-0800)

a real Lactarius deliciosus found under pine orange latex etc. lats vote it High!

Created: 2009-12-22 08:53:48 PST (-0800)
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