Observation 49913: Russula Pers.
When: 2010-08-08
Who: BakerSt10
No herbarium specimen


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:22 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Vollmer Peak, Orinda, Contra Costa Co., CA, USA’ to ‘Vollmer Peak, Contra Costa Co., California, USA

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Recognized by sight: Growing With Monterey Pine
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Recognized by sight: Cap color. I can’t see any pink or lilac coloration on the stalk, but its often just a faint dusting so it could be there and i just cant see it.

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Russula sp.
By: BakerSt10
2010-08-10 13:17:10 PDT (-0700)

I think that xerampelina is not a good possibility.I rarely find it in this general area, I have collected it a lot north of here. This specimen had no blush on the stem and no odor. It was too wet to taste. I suspect that it may be a Russula silvicola

Created: 2010-08-08 15:43:17 PDT (-0700)
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