Observation 4353: Lactarius alnicola A.H. Sm.

When: 2007-10-15

Collection location: Madison Heights, Pasadena, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

No specimen available

Notes:

GEN: large mushroom, scattered densely in lawn, under oak, v acrid taste
ST: ~30×15mm, tapered, cap-colored, darker below, hollow, bleeding white a little bit (aging yellowish), brittle
CAP: 80-100mm wide, plane to depressed, light golden-brown, faintly zoned but no detectable fibrils or scales
FLESH: white, Russula-textured, staining faintly and v slowly yellowish, firm
GILL: cap-colored to almost orangish, white beads already present but hard to get it to bleed when cut, fairly close
SPORE: print v pale orangish, round, low amyloid reticulate ridges, 6.9-8.9×5.9-7.6um
NOTES: Full notes here.

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1000x, 10 divisions are 9.75 microns, IKI stain.

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