Observation 51295: Lactarius trivialis (Fr.) Fr.
When: 2010-08-08
No herbarium specimen


not too helpful…mostly moss.
I’ll see if David or Hugh has a better duff shot in situ.

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Latex changing
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2010-08-25 14:45:15 EDT (-0400)

I can see “grayish green” on the broken gills in the second photo, as per Irene’s observation.

thanks again, Irene!!!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-08-25 14:40:47 EDT (-0400)

Maybe I should just send you my photos directly??! ;)

if I’d stopped to taste every shroom in Alaska…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-08-25 11:27:38 EDT (-0400)

I’d still be sitting in the forest chewing! Dude, even with 17+ hours of daylight there STILL wasn’t enough time in my day…

Sorry Noah, I know the drill, but the volume was overwhelming, to say the least.

From what I remember, the latex was unchanging, taste prob. peppery (most were) and tree associates…anything from Sitka spruce to alder! It had such distinctive coloration, tho, I was hopeful that somebody would recognize it. I can check some of my other in situ photos for duff clues.

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-08-25 08:56:37 EDT (-0400)

just read your lactarius review in FUNGI. nice writing.

did you
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2010-08-25 08:21:27 EDT (-0400)

note taste, latex staining or tree associate?

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