Observation 47664: Hypomyces lactifluorum (Schwein.) Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2010-06-27

Collection location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Jonathan M

No specimen available

oddly red tough

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Brilliant red.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-06-28 01:38:55 CDT (-0400)

Much redder than our material usually, but when very wet and young, can have an appearance of fresh red shellac.

By: Jonathan M
2010-06-27 21:46:58 CDT (-0400)

I am confident it H lactifluorum but im not used to see it that red even mature.

Was this, by chance, found near your Russula brevipes?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-06-27 20:25:42 CDT (-0400)

Very common parasite, especially in sandy soils in my area.

Created: 2010-06-27 12:28:51 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2010-06-27 20:26:00 CDT (-0400)
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